The definition of a cigarette is tobacco or drugs wrapped in paper that can be smoked.(noun)
Newports or Marlboro Lights are each an example of a cigarette brand.
See cigarette in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr dim. of cigare, cigar < Sp cigarro: see cigar
See cigarette in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , diminutive of cigare, cigar
Origin: , from Spanish cigarro; see cigar.
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