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Origin of cig
First recorded in 1885–90; by shortening
Words nearby cig
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Example sentences from the Web for cig
I guess you've had your lesson about going to sleep with a cig—about being careless with fire.Love Stories|Mary Roberts Rinehart
You'd tie up to them, Cig, 'f ye was on the Shore, I know ye would.Notes of an Itinerant Policeman|Josiah Flynt
But say, Cig, drink out, 'n' we'll go up to Jake's—'s too public here.Tramping with Tramps|Josiah Flynt
British Dictionary definitions for cig
/ (sɪɡ) /
noun plural cigs or ciggies
informal a cigarette
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