Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a shop that sells pipes and pipe tobacco and cigars and cigarettes
  2. (noun, person) a retail dealer in tobacco and tobacco-related articles

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Synonyms of Tobacconist

tobacco shop, tobacconist shop

Alternate forms of Tobacconist

Derivations: tobacco

Hypernyms: market keeper, shop, shopkeeper, store, storekeeper, tradesman

Origin of the word Tobacconist

  1. "dealer in tobacco," 1657, from tobacco (q.v.); earlier meaning was "person addicted to tobacco" (1599). more

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