Translation of "cigarette" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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cigarettenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsɪɡ.ərˈet/ us /ˈsɪɡ.ə.ret/

A2 a small paper tube filled with cut pieces of tobacco that people smoke

a packet of cigarettes 一盒香烟
She lit a cigarette. 她点燃一支香烟。

More examples

  • Don't offer him a cigarette, he's trying to give up.
  • He sat there, puffing away at a cigarette.
  • Would you mind putting your cigarette out, please?
  • I used to smoke a packet/ pack of cigarettes a day.
  • The law forbids the sale of cigarettes to people under the age of 16.

(Translation of “cigarette” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)