- a long, slender, roughly made, inexpensive cigar.
- a coarse, heavy boot or shoe.
Origin of stogy
1840–50, Americanism; stog(a) (short for Conestoga, town in Pennsylvania) + -y2
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Examples from the Web for stogy
An' if this stogy continues t' behave, we'll say no more about the vanishin' leddy.The Lure of the Mask
Mr. Tutt took a sip from the tumbler of malt and relit his stogy.
And he remade the bed while X lit a stogy and went back to the smoker.How To Write Special Feature Articles
Willard Grosvenor Bleyer
The driver was almost as ancient as the car, a bearded fellow with a stogy stuck between his teeth and a crushed hat on his head.Jubilation, U.S.A.
G. L. Vandenburg
"Ye got a raw deal, counselor," remarked Captain Phelan, amiably accepting a stogy.
- US any long cylindrical inexpensive cigar
C19: from stoga, short for Conestoga, a town in Pennsylvania
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