Definition of stogy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈstəʊɡi
(also stogie)

noun (plural stogies)

North American
A long, thin, cheap cigar: he lit up a stogy five-cent stogies
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  • After a massive heart operation in 1997, he vowed to carry on being an all-action hero, even if it meant cutting his daily cigar intake to one stogie instead of three.
  • When he lit up that rich Cuban stogie, I knew it was a sign to hire him, and now it's finally gonna pay off.
  • On a Nassau, Bahamas, beach, with stogie in hand, he and Chip, his longtime friend and business partner, brushed up on MPEG decoders and Zip drives.


mid 19th century (originally as stoga): short for Conestoga in Pennsylvania.

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