A lit cigarette.
The definition of a cigarette is tobacco or drugs wrapped in paper that can be smoked.
Newports or Marlboro Lights are each an example of a cigarette brand.
- a thin-paper tube filled with finely cut tobacco for smoking and usually having a filter tip
- any similar tube for smoking marijuana, tobacco and ground cloves, etc.
Origin of cigaretteFrench diminutive of cigare, cigar ; from Spanish cigarro: see cigar
Also sp. cig·a·ret′
- A small roll of finely cut tobacco for smoking, enclosed in a wrapper of thin paper.
- A similar roll of another substance, such as a tobacco substitute or marijuana.
Origin of cigaretteFrench, diminutive of cigare, cigar, from Spanish cigarro; see cigar.