filter-tipped cigarette

noun
a cigarette with a filter tip
Hypernyms: ↑cigarette, ↑cigaret, ↑coffin nail, ↑butt, ↑fag
Part Meronyms: ↑filter tip

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • filter-tipped — adj. having a tip designed to filter the smoke; of a cigarette or cigar; as, filter tipped cigarettes. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • filter-tipped — adjective of a cigar or cigarette; having a tip designed to filter the smoke filter tipped cigarettes • Similar to: ↑tipped * * * adjective see filter tip * * * filˈter tippedˈ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • filter tipped — cigarette with a filter attached …   English contemporary dictionary

  • filter tip — noun an air filter on the end of a cigarette; contains material that filters the smoke • Hypernyms: ↑air filter, ↑air cleaner • Part Holonyms: ↑filter tipped cigarette * * * ˈfilter tip [filter tip filter tips] …   Useful english dictionary

  • filter — filterer, n. /fil teuhr/, n. 1. any substance, as cloth, paper, porous porcelain, or a layer of charcoal or sand, through which liquid or gas is passed to remove suspended impurities or to recover solids. 2. any device, as a tank or tube,… …   Universalium

  • filter — fil•ter [[t]ˈfɪl tər[/t]] n. 1) chem. any substance, as cloth, paper, porous porcelain, or charcoal, through which liquid or gas is passed to remove suspended impurities or to recover solids 2) chem. any device, as a tank or tube, containing such …   From formal English to slang

  • filter tip — filter ,tip noun count an object at the end of a cigarette that removes some of the harmful chemicals from the smoke a. a cigarette with a filter tip ╾ filter ,tipped adjective …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • filter tip — ☆ filter tip n. 1. a cigarette tip containing cellulose, cotton, charcoal, etc. and serving as a mouthpiece through which the smoke is filtered 2. a cigarette having such a tip filter tip adj. filter tipped …   English World dictionary

  • filter tip — filter tipped, adj. 1. a mouthpiece for a cigarette or cigar having a means of filtering the smoke. 2. a cigarette or cigar having such a mouthpiece. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • filter tip — n a filter at one end of a cigarette that removes some of the harmful substances from the smoke >filter tipped adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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