Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

cigarillo

play
noun cig·a·ril·lo \ˌsi-gə-ˈri-(ˌ)lō, -ˈrē-(ˌ)yō\

Definition of cigarillo

plural cig·a·ril·los

  1. 1 :  a very small cigar

  2. 2 :  a cigarette wrapped in tobacco rather than paper



Origin of cigarillo

Spanish cigarrillo cigarette, diminutive of cigarro cigar


First Known Use: 1832

Rhymes with cigarillo


Learn More about cigarillo


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cigarillo? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 7, 2016

a slight offense

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

duvet spindrift kittly-benders pince-nez
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ