Definition of Cigarette burn

1. Noun. A burn mark left by a smoldering cigarette. "A cigarette burn on the edge of the table"

Generic synonyms: Burn, Burn Mark



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cigarette Burn

cigar
cigar-box cedar
cigar-shaped
cigar band
cigar box
cigar boxes
cigar cutter
cigar cutters
cigar lighter
cigar smoker
cigaret
cigarets
cigarette
cigarette-paper scars
cigarette burn (current term)
cigarette card
cigarette case
cigarette drain
cigarette holder
cigarette lighter
cigarette pants
cigarette paper
cigarette smoker
cigaretteless
cigarettelike
cigarettes
cigarfish
cigarillo

Literary usage of Cigarette burn

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Health Consequences of Smoking for Women: A Report of the Surgeon General by DIANE Publishing Company (1985)
"A slightly higher proportion of males reported letting "very little" of their cigarette burn without smoking it: 1970, 20.6 percent male vs. ..."

2. A Manual of syphilis and the venereal diseases by James Nevins Hyde, Frank Hugh Montgomery (1900)
"... which ensues when a herpetic vesicle (" cold sore") of the lip or a cigarette-burn of the same region becomes infected with the virus of syphilis. ..."

3. Family Words: The Dictionary for People Who Don't Know a Frone from a Brinkle by Paul Dickson (1998)
"From radio personality Joel Spivak, who says it Is not his word but he uses it anyway. Smth. cigarette burn on a bathroom wall. ..."

4. The Conventionalists by Robert Hugh Benson (1908)
"She let the cigarette burn itself out unheeded, and sat looking before her at the hot air above the flower beds. ..."

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