cigar

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noun ci·gar \si-ˈgär\

Definition of cigar

  1. :  a small roll of tobacco leaf for smoking

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Origin and Etymology of cigar

Spanish cigarro


First Known Use: 1730


CIGAR Defined for English Language Learners

cigar

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noun

Definition of cigar for English Language Learners

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


CIGAR Defined for Kids

cigar

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noun ci·gar \si-ˈgär\

Definition of cigar for Students

  1. :  a small roll of tobacco leaf for smoking



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