noun cig·a·rette \ˌsi-gə-ˈret, ˈsi-gə-ˌ\

: a small roll of paper that is filled with cut tobacco and smoked

Full Definition of CIGARETTE

:  a slender roll of cut tobacco enclosed in paper and meant to be smoked; also :  a similar roll of another substance (as marijuana)

Variants of CIGARETTE

cig·a·rette also cig·a·ret \ˌsi-gə-ˈret, ˈsi-gə-ˌ\


French cigarette, diminutive of cigare cigar, from Spanish cigarro
First Known Use: 1835


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