cancer stick

noun

Definition of cancer stick

slang

  1. :  cigarette Why are women seemingly so attracted to cigarettes, also known as “coffin nails” and “cancer sticks” to some smoking foes? — Daniel Tretiak

Circa 1958

First Known Use of cancer stick

circa 1958


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