Definition of chibouk in English:


Syllabification: chi·bouk
Pronunciation: /CHəˈbo͞ok, SHə-
(also chibouque)


  • A long Turkish tobacco pipe.
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    • Walking along, smoking his chibouque and smelling the flowers, he came to a baking-oven by the roadside.
    • Cramer worked in the Russian capital, making walking sticks, tobacco pipes, chibouques and other items.
    • A chibouk, or chibouque, was a Turkish tobacco pipe with a long stem and a red clay bowl.


early 19th century: French chibouque, from Turkish çubuk, literally 'tube'.

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