from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small roll of finely cut tobacco for smoking, enclosed in a wrapper of thin paper.
- n. A similar roll of another substance, such as a tobacco substitute or marijuana.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Tobacco, marijuana, or other substances, in a thin roll wrapped with paper, intended to be smoked.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A little cigar; a little fine tobacco rolled in paper for smoking.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small cigar made of finely cut tobacco rolled up in an envelop of tobacco, corn-husk, or thin paper, generally rice-paper, so as to form a cylinder open at both ends.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
French, diminutive of cigare, cigar, from Spanish cigarro; see cigar.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French cigarette, from cigare, from Spanish cigarro + diminutive suffix -ette (Wiktionary)