cigar

noun
ci·​gar | \ si-ˈgär How to pronounce cigar (audio) \

Definition of cigar

: a small roll of tobacco leaf for smoking

Examples of cigar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 2001, Jeff Auerbach found himself in the cigar lounge in the posh El Gaucho restaurant in downtown Portland. oregonlive, 11 June 2021 Two years ago, Cam Newton opened a cigar lounge in his hometown of Atlanta, GA, called Fellaship. Brande Victorian, Essence, 4 May 2021 Additional amenities will include an outdoor cigar lounge, backgammon terrace, and a private bar and lounge with cocktails by the legendary Thomas Waugh. Taylor Stoddard, Forbes, 18 Mar. 2021 Nothing was stopping Jaylen Waddle from smoking his third cigar from a post-Tennessee win. Michael Casagrande | Mcasagrande@al.com, al, 25 Oct. 2020 Imagine to have been standing there to see it, Ruth in his youthful and confident prime, smoking his cigar amid the cacophony of bustling crowd, belching train, inquisitive reporters. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 21 Mar. 2020 There is a picture floating around on the internet of shirtless quarterback Mac Jones smoking a cigar after Alabama’s 2020 victory against Tennessee. Joseph Goodman | Jgoodman@al.com, al, 30 Apr. 2021 Pezzola later took a video of himself smoking a cigar. Alanna Durkin Richer And Michael Kunzelman, Star Tribune, 10 Mar. 2021 Pezzola later took a video of himself smoking a cigar. Alanna Durkin Richer And Michael Kunzelman, chicagotribune.com, 10 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of cigar

1730, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cigar

Spanish cigarro

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Last Updated

20 Jun 2021

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“Cigar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cigar. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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More Definitions for cigar

cigar

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cigar

: a roll of tobacco leaves that is longer and thicker than a cigarette and that is smoked

cigar

noun
ci·​gar | \ si-ˈgär How to pronounce cigar (audio) \

Kids Definition of cigar

: a small roll of tobacco leaf for smoking

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