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ashtraynoun [C]

uk   /ˈæʃ.treɪ/  us   /ˈæʃ.treɪ/
a ​smalldish or ​container, sometimes ​decorative, in which ​people can ​leavecigarette ash and ​cigarette butts
(Definition of ashtray from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ashtraynoun [C]

 us   /ˈæʃˌtreɪ/
a ​smallcontainer in which smokers ​leaveash and ​cigaretteends
(Definition of ashtray from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ashtray”
in Arabic مِنْفَضة…
in Korean 재떨이…
in Portuguese cinzeiro…
in Catalan cendrer…
in Japanese 灰皿…
in Chinese (Simplified) 烟灰缸…
in Turkish kül tablası…
in Russian пепельница…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煙灰缸…
in Italian posacenere…
in Polish popielniczka…
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