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 Authorities say Correia or associates negotiated the bribes with owners of the companies at places like a swanky Boston steakhouse, cigar bars, and a Dunkin Donuts. Author: Alanna Durkin Richer, Anchorage Daily News, "Wunderkind ex-mayor to face jurors in fraud, bribery case," 19 Apr. 2021 Authorities say Correia or associates negotiated the bribes with owners of the companies at places like a swanky Boston steakhouse, cigar bars, and a Dunkin Donuts. BostonGlobe.com, "Jasiel Correia, ex-mayor of Fall River, to face jurors in fraud, bribery case," 18 Apr. 2021 People will be buying marijuana from storefront dispensaries, as well as locations permitted for on-site marijuana use, such as cigar bars, catering halls and outdoor dining areas, with strict rules on where smoking and vaping is allowed. David Robinson, USA TODAY, "New York state lawmakers vote to legalize recreational marijuana; $350 million in annual tax revenue expected," 31 Mar. 2021 Jordan is holding a cigar in his mouth and taking fake swings with a baseball bat while talking to a teammate in the locker room. cincinnati.com, "GALLERY: Cincinnati Reds pitcher Amir Garrett," 31 Mar. 2021 As Waddle smoked a victory cigar in the back of an ambulance parked outside Neyland Stadium and was later flown to Birmingham for surgery, teammate DeVonta Smith could not help but feel guilty about what happened. Mike Rodak | Mrodak@al.com, al, "Why DeVonta Smith took blame for Jaylen Waddle’s injury," 15 Dec. 2020 Police found a loaded 9 mm pistol wrapped in a hoodie and a marijuana cigar in the vehicle. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, "Wanted man arrested with loaded handgun tells Berea police he was robbed at gunpoint days earlier," 28 Aug. 2020 Behind the scenes, the cocktail hour tent was transformed during dinner into a lounge for the after-party, complete with outdoor cigar and tequila bars for the groom. Carrie Goldberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "This Couple Went All Out for Their “ Montana-Meets-Gatsby-Meets-Versailles ” Wedding at Home," 13 Apr. 2021 This was perhaps for the best, given the gargantuan cigar-store Indian at the plan’s heart. Joshua Jelly-schapiro, The New Yorker, "How New York Was Named," 13 Apr. 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

3 May 2021

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“Cigar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cigar. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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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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