Definitions for tobacconisttəˈbæk ə nɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

to•bac•co•nisttəˈbæk ə nɪst(n.)

  1. a dealer in tobacco, esp. the owner of a store that sells pipe tobaccos, cigarettes, and cigars.

Origin of tobacconist:

1650–60; tobacco+ intrusive -n-+ -ist

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tobacconist(noun)

    a retail dealer in tobacco and tobacco-related articles

  2. tobacco shop, tobacconist shop, tobacconist(noun)

    a shop that sells pipes and pipe tobacco and cigars and cigarettes


  1. tobacconist(Noun)

    a person who sells tobacco, cigarettes, cigars, snuff and sundry items

  2. tobacconist(Noun)

    a tobacconist's shop

  3. tobacconist(Noun)

    a person who is addicted to smoking tobacco

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tobacconist(noun)

    a dealer in tobacco; also, a manufacturer of tobacco

  2. Tobacconist(noun)

    a smoker of tobacco


  1. Tobacconist

    A tobacconist is an expert dealer in tobacco in various forms and the related accoutrements. Such accoutrements include pipes, lighters, matches, pipe cleaners, pipe tampers, ashtrays, humidification devices, hygrometers, humidors, cigar cutters, and more. Books and magazines, especially ones related to tobacco are commonly offered. Items irrelevant to tobacco such as puzzles, games, figurines, hip flasks, canes or other walking sticks, and candy are sometimes sold. A tobacconist shop is traditionally represented by a wooden Indian positioned nearby.

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a person who sells tobacco, cigarettes etc.

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