from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A cigar with square-cut ends.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A kind of cigar not pointed at either end, and thicker at one end than at the other. Cheroots were first made at Manila in the Philippine islands.
- noun Same as
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A kind of cigar, originally brought from Manila, in the Philippine Islands; now often made of inferior or adulterated tobacco.
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- noun A
cigarwith square- cut ends
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a cigar with both ends cut flat
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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A Manila cheroot is between his lips – the fragrance of one never fails to call up his image – and he caresses an unamiable little dog which he fondly loves.
Aidan fought his panic with a long, slow drag on his cheroot.
Alone, he lit a cheroot to steady his shaking hands.
The combined scents of bay rum and cheroot smoke tickling her nose.
Instead, pulling a cheroot from his pocket, he lit it from the hearth fire.
His tone held a whiplash violence that had Danvers cringing, the wrinkled nose and disapproving glare at the unfashionable cheroot wiped from a startled face.
Aidan masked his surprise in bored cynicism before forestalling the queasy stomach churn of questions by lighting a cheroot on the candle flame.
Pulled a cheroot from his pocket, bending to light it.
For the faint tang of cheroot smoke and bay rum to tease her nose.
Lit a cheroot from a nearby candle, inhaling on a lung-soothing drag.