Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling a cigar or some aspect of one.

Etymologies

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cigar +‎ -like

Examples

  • This recipe is based on mu shu pork, the popular Chinese restaurant dish that combines deep-fried or stir-fried strips of pork with a colorful array of Chinese vegetables and some scrambled eggs, all of which are rolled up in a thin, cigarlike pancake and dipped in hoisin or plum sauce.

    SARA MOULTON’S EVERYDAY FAMILY DINNERS

  • This recipe is based on mu shu pork, the popular Chinese restaurant dish that combines deep-fried or stir-fried strips of pork with a colorful array of Chinese vegetables and some scrambled eggs, all of which are rolled up in a thin, cigarlike pancake and dipped in hoisin or plum sauce.

    SARA MOULTON’S EVERYDAY FAMILY DINNERS

  • It was the color of cigar tobacco, it smelled like the butt of a cheap cheroot, and every now and then an actual cigarlike entity would break the oily sheen of its surface to glide among the citrus rinds, plastic cartons, and Inca Cola cans that dotted the waters.

    Fierce Invalids Home From Hot Climates

  • It was the color of cigar tobacco, it smelled like the butt of a cheap cheroot, and every now and then an actual cigarlike entity would break the oily sheen of its surface to glide among the citrus rinds, plastic cartons, and Inca Cola cans that dotted the waters.

    Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates

  • We saw it soon as a cylindrical, cigarlike shape, rather smaller than the _Planetara_, but similar of design.

    Brigands of the Moon

  • He ate two of the three greasy, cigarlike shapes cordially pressed upon him in return.

    Penrod

  • He ate two of the three greasy, cigarlike shapes cordially pressed upon him in return.

    Penrod

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