ashtray

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noun ash·tray \ˈash-ˌtrā\

Definition of ashtray

  1. :  a receptacle for tobacco ashes and for cigar and cigarette butts

1851

First Known Use of ashtray

1851


ASHTRAY Defined for English Language Learners

ashtray

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noun ash·tray \ˈash-ˌtrā\

Definition of ashtray for English Language Learners

  • : a small dish or other small container that is used for throwing away used cigarettes and cigars and their ashes



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