ashtray


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ash·tray

 (ăsh′trā′)
n.
A receptacle for tobacco ashes and cigarette and cigar butts.

ashtray

(ˈæʃˌtreɪ)
n
a receptacle for tobacco ash, cigarette butts, etc

ash•tray

(ˈæʃˌtreɪ)

n.
a receptacle for tobacco ashes.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ashtray - a receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettesashtray - a receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettes
receptacle - a container that is used to put or keep things in
Translations
مِنْفَضَةُ السَجائرمَنْفَضَة سَجائِر
popelník
askebæger
tuhkakuppi
pepeljara
hamutartó
öskubakki
灰皿
재떨이
scrumieră
popolník
pepelnik
pepeljara
askkopp
ที่เขี่ยบุหรี่
kül tablasıküllük
gạt tàn thuốc

ashtray

[ˈæʃtreɪ] Ncenicero m

ashtray

[ˈæʃtreɪ] ncendrier mAsh Wednesday nmercredi m des Cendres

ashtray

[ˈæʃˌtreɪ] nportacenere m inv, posacenere m inv

ash

(ӕʃ) noun
the dust etc that remains after anything is burnt. cigarette ash; the ashes of the bonfire.
ˈashen adjective
(of someone's face etc) very pale with shock etc.
ˈashes noun plural
the remains of a human body after cremation. Her ashes were scattered at sea.
ˈashtray noun
a dish or other container for cigarette ash.

ashtray

مِنْفَضَةُ السَجائر popelník askebæger Aschenbecher σταχτοδοχείο cenicero tuhkakuppi cendrier pepeljara portacenere 灰皿 재떨이 asbak askebeger popielniczka cinzeiro пепельница askkopp ที่เขี่ยบุหรี่ küllük gạt tàn thuốc 烟灰缸
References in classic literature ?
He squared his chest, took out a cigarette, took two whiffs at it, flung it into a mother-of-pearl ashtray, and with rapid steps walked through the drawing room, and opened the other door into his wife's bedroom.
Jackson's last cone of ashes dropped into the brass ashtray at his elbow.
There was a window, and a table and a chair in the window, and upon the table stood a rusty inkstand, an ashtray, an old copy of a French newspaper, and a pen with a broken nib.
Tenders are invited for purchase of street litter bins: -lot 1 street bin with ashtray and ashtray - 30 pieces, according to the requirements of specification no.
That's because they've set up home in an ashtray bin.
SMOKERS have been banned from using a village hall ashtray bin after it was taken over by a family of nesting blue tits.
Tammy Roote had been attending a mother and toddler group at the hall on Friday when she heard tweeting coming from an ashtray.
'Skull used as ashtray claim false' A CLAIM part of a person's skull was used as an ashtray by soldiers is a fantasy, the Ballymurphy inquest heard yesterday.
A Paisley yob who battered his girlfriend claimed he did it because she had"skelped him with a glass ashtray".
Taus, an environmental advocate, said, 'The parking lot is not an ashtray. The ground is not an ashtray.'
Q I have a Kutani Crane tea pot and ashtray by Wedgwood - never used and bought in the early 1980s.
I have a round, black porcelain ashtray. It is 8 inches in diameter and has cork on the bottom.