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cigarette

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\

Origin of CIGARETTE

French cigarette, diminutive of cigare cigar, from Spanish cigarro
First Known Use: 1835
CIGARETTE Defined for Kids

cigarette

noun cig·a·rette \ˌsi-gə-ˈret\

Definition of CIGARETTE for Kids

:  a small roll of cut tobacco wrapped in paper for smoking

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