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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.
Community safety officers will be carrying supplies of portable ashtrays - or "stubbies" - with them while they are out on patrol.
In a bid to keeps its busy beaches free of cigarette butts Larnaca municipality has acquired dozens of eco ashtrays.
Contract notice: Maintenance and operation of trash bins, racks for bags for dog excrements (including supplying bags) and ashtrays in the City District Prague 6th
ASHTRAYS Although a proper ashtray is a good start for preventing fires from smoking, it's also important to keep it in a safe condition.
Which is why President Aquino will be receiving Friday not one but three marble ashtrays from Romblon town when he visits to inspect the P65million national road upgrade and the district hospital in Odiongan town on Tablas Island.
LOOKING at these pictures, you could be forgiven for thinking that they show two ashtrays and two candleholders, each pair matching in shape but of different colours.
We'd advise people to empty their ashtrays the following morning rather than on the same evening they've been smoking.
The room was filled with smoke and ashtrays on tables were overflowing.
The gift list consists of a 4,625-dollar Ingrid Black vase by Lalique, ashtrays including an 840-dollar Havana Ashtray by Baccarat, a 1,100-dollar Soudan Black Ashtray by Lalique, and a 790-dollar Soudan Clear Ashtray by the same designer.