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stogy

or sto·gie

[ stoh-gee ]
/ ˈstoʊ gi /
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noun, plural sto·gies.

a long, slender, roughly made, inexpensive cigar.
a coarse, heavy boot or shoe.

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Origin of stogy

1840–50, Americanism;stog(a) (short for Conestoga, town in Pennsylvania) + -y2
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stogy

stogey

/ (ˈstəʊɡɪ) /

noun plural -gies

US any long cylindrical inexpensive cigar

Word Origin for stogy

C19: from stoga, short for Conestoga, a town in Pennsylvania
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