cigarette butt

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Noun1.cigarette butt - small part of a cigarette that is left after smokingcigarette butt - small part of a cigarette that is left after smoking
stub, butt - the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)
cigaret, cigarette, coffin nail, fag, butt - finely ground tobacco wrapped in paper; for smoking
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RECENTLY your paper reported the case of a lady fined PS642 for discarding a cigarette butt out of a car window ('Fine for throwing cig out of window', October 17).
org and truth team on campaign to clean up cigarette butt litter
A MAN has been left with a hefty bill topping PS600 after dropping a cigarette butt in Durham city centre.
EASTENDERS actress Linda Henry has been cleared of racially abusing a council warden after being asked to pick up a cigarette butt.
One cigarette butt in two liters of seawater will kill water fleas, a species used to test the toxicity of chemicals to aquatic invertebrates.
A MUM-OF-TWO is challenging a fine for dropping a cigarette butt - because she says she doesn't even smoke.
So we've been getting out to meet residents, hand out free cigarette butt stubbies - a specially-insulated pouch where smokers can keep their cigarette butts until they find a bin to dispose of them - and dog waste bags to make people aware just how messy and (in the case of dog waste) hazardous these items can be to the environment.
A friend of mine got fined 50 pounds [$75] for throwing a cigarette butt on the floor.
A SMOKER caught throwing away a cigarette butt in the street will have to cough up PS560 - after failing to pay a much smaller fine.
They found that more than 80 percent of the nests contained at least one smoked cigarette butt.
Dubai: A worker was killed in a fire caused by the improper disposal of a cigarette butt by a colleague, police said.
NON-SMOKER Ken Morris has been fined pounds 75 for littering - after he threw away a cigarette butt stuck to the sole of his shoe.