WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
ci•gar /sɪˈgɑr/USA pronunciation n. [countable]
  1. a cylinder of tobacco prepared for smoking:some fine Havana cigars.
  1. Idiomsno cigar, (used to indicate that an effort was not good enough to achieve or accomplish something):a nice try, but no cigar.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

cigar /sɪˈɡɑː/ n
  1. a cylindrical roll of cured tobacco leaves, for smoking
Etymology: 18th Century: from Spanish cigarro, perhaps from Mayan sicar to smoke

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