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ciggy

or cig·gie

[ sig-ee ]
/ ˈsɪg i /
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noun, plural cig·gies.Slang.
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Origin of ciggy

First recorded in 1960–65; cig(arette) + -y2
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How to use ciggy in a sentence

  • She went over to the camel, rubbed its clever nose, brought out her gold-lined case and fed the camel a ciggy too.

    The Shriek|Charles Somerville
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