cig

[ sig ]
/ sɪg /

noun Slang.

a cigarette.

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earnest

Origin of cig

First recorded in 1885–90; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for cigs (1 of 2)

CIGS

abbreviation for (formerly, in Britain)

Chief of the Imperial General Staff

British Dictionary definitions for cigs (2 of 2)

cig

ciggy (ˈsɪɡɪ)

/ (sɪɡ) /

noun plural cigs or ciggies

informal a cigarette
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