chibouk

or chi·bouque

[ chi-book, -boo k ]
/ tʃɪˈbuk, -ˈbʊk /
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noun

a Turkish tobacco pipe with a stiff stem sometimes 4 or 5 feet (1.2 or 1.5 meters) long.

Nearby words

  1. chiba,
  2. chibcha,
  3. chibchan,
  4. chibol,
  5. chibougamau,
  6. chic,
  7. chic sale,
  8. chica,
  9. chicago,
  10. chicago board of trade

Origin of chibouk

1805–15; < Turkish çibuk, variant of çubuk literally, shoot, sapling, staff

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British Dictionary definitions for chibouk

chibouk

chibouque

/ (tʃɪˈbuːk) /

noun

a Turkish tobacco pipe with an extremely long stem

Word Origin for chibouk

C19: from French chibouque, from Turkish çubuk pipe

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