anti-cigarette

adjective
an·​ti-cig·​a·​rette | \ ˌan-tē-ˌsi-gə-ˈret, -ˈsi-gə-ˌret, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-cigarette (audio) \

Definition of anti-cigarette

: opposing or discouraging the sale or use of cigarettes the anti-cigarette movement anti-cigarette laws

First Known Use of anti-cigarette

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-cigarette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-cigarette. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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