cigar-store Indian

[ si-gahr-stawr, -stohr ]

noun
  1. a wooden statue of an American Indian, traditionally displayed at the entrance of cigar stores.

Origin of cigar-store Indian

1
First recorded in 1925–30

Words Nearby cigar-store Indian

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