Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. having a tip designed to filter the smoke; -- of a cigarette or cigar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of a cigar or cigarette; having a tip designed to filter the smoke

Etymologies

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Examples

  • When he first attempted to have the physical evidence in the case re-examined, Mr. Carr learned that the only objects that might perhaps contain Cooper's genetic code—eight filter-tipped Raleigh cigarette butts—were missing.

    The Curse of D.B. Cooper

  • The iconic Marlboro Man, with his hypermasculine getup of lassos and tattoos, was an elaborate decoy set up to prove that there was nothing effeminate or sissy about smoking filter-tipped cigarettes.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • He lit a filter-tipped cigar to hide the irritation in his face.

    The Convict and Other Stories

  • On his way home from a Chennai construction site, Arumugam stops his bicycle at a shop to buy a Wills Navy Cut filter-tipped cigarette, a popular brand made by ITC, India's biggest tobacco company.

    Switching Smokes

  • She inhaled from her filter-tipped cigarette and blew smoke out toward me.

    Heaven’s Prisoners

  • His face was almost totally white, and he had a filter-tipped cigar in the middle of his mouth.

    The Lost Get-Back Boogie

  • Those shelves behind the bar were crammed with any drink you cared to name; the cigarette boxes were brim-filled — name your brand — filter-tipped or plain, we have it; and there was a drum of large red-and-gold-banded cigars on the bar counter.

    Frost at Christmas

  • Carl Pusser snuffed out a filter-tipped cigarette in an ashtray on the dispatcher's desk, then lifted the telephone receiver.

    The Twelfth Of August -The life story of Sheriff Buford Pusser

  • The items that might have provided a definite DNA profile - the eight filter-tipped cigarette butts he chain-smoked during the flight - apparently went missing while in FBI storage in Las Vegas.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • The items that might have provided a definite DNA profile - the eight filter-tipped cigarette butts he chain-smoked during the flight - apparently disappeared while in FBI storage in Las Vegas.

    The Seattle Times

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