Definition of cigarillo in English:


Line breaks: cig¦ar|illo
Pronunciation: /ˌsɪgəˈrɪləʊ

noun (plural cigarillos)

  • A small cigar.
    More example sentences
    • Citing competitive reasons, Mann declined to say whether the company makes more large cigars or cigarillos.
    • The excise duty for cigars and cigarillos will be decreased.
    • The displays will be limited to cigarettes and cigarillos.


mid 19th century: from Spanish, diminutive of cigarro (see cigar).

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