Definition of Cheroot

1. Noun. A cigar with both ends cut flat.

Generic synonyms: Cigar



Definition of Cheroot

1. n. A kind of cigar, originally brought from Manila, in the Philippine Islands; now often made of inferior or adulterated tobacco.

Definition of Cheroot

1. Noun. A cigar with square-cut ends ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cheroot

1. a square-cut cigar [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cheroot

cherishers
cherishes
cherishing
cherishingly
cherishment
cherishments
cherisht
chernikovite
chernozem
chernozemic
chernozemic soil
chernozems
chernykhite
cherogril
cherogrils
cheroot (current term)
cheroots
cherrie
cherried
cherrier
cherries
cherriest
cherry
cherry-bomb
cherry-pick
cherry-pop
cherry-popper
cherry-poppers
cherry-popping
cherry-red

Literary usage of Cheroot

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1. Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas by W. Hastings Macaulay (1852)
"The article manufactured is called the cheroot, and is made in two different styles — one called Cortada, from having both ends cut ; the other, Havana, ..."

2. Control of Tobacco-Related Cancers and Other Diseases: Proceedings of an by Prakash C. Gupta, James E. Hamner, P. R. Murti (1992)
"cheroot smoking is popular in Denmark, especially among women (Fig. 2A). In that country, cheroot smoking is associated with leukoplakias (4) on the floor ..."

3. Cigars: Health Effects and Trends by Donald Shopland (1998)
"Thus cigar/cheroot includes both primary and secondary cigar/cheroot smokers. This study found a RR of total mortality for cigar/cheroot smokers of 1.8 ..."

4. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1898)
"It was almost out, and he had to blow on the ash for some little time before he could get a glow sufficient to light his own cheroot; but the business of ..."

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