Definition of tobacconist in English:


Syllabification: to·bac·co·nist
Pronunciation: /təˈbakənist


  • A dealer in cigarettes, tobacco, cigars, and other items used by smokers.
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    • What is the best way to stop tobacconists selling cigarettes to children?
    • Likewise for smoking - if everyone quit smoking tomorrow, newsagents, tobacconists, cigarette companies would all collapse and thousands more jobs would be lost.
    • They were in the tradition of colportage, hawked by street pedlars who entered bars and workshops, or sold by tobacconists, newsagents, or at railway kiosks.

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