stogy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stogy a cheap cigar
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Stogy A kind of cheap, but not necessary inferior, cigar made in the form of a cylindrical roll.
    • Stogy A stout, coarse boot or shoe; a brogan.
    • a Stogy heavy; coarse; clumsy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • stogy Rough; coarse; heavy: as, stogy shoes; a stogy cigar.
    • n stogy A rough, heavy shoe.
    • n stogy A long, coarse cigar.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Etym. uncertain. Cf. Stocky

Usage

In literature:

I gave Stogie a note for Mrs. Klopton, and with my dinner clothes there came back the gold bag, wrapped in tissue paper.
"The Man in Lower Ten" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
For every chapter he lit a new stogy, puffing furiously.
"Waifs and Strays" by O. Henry
The cigar-makers and the stogie-makers have also long been at swords' points.
"The Armies of Labor" by Samuel P. Orth
After a while I became satiated of these, and I searched for something else, The Pittsburg stogy was recommended to me.
"Mark Twain's Speeches" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Dr. Ed, who had only stopped to bite off the end of a stogie to hold in his cheek, picked up his book in a hurry, and eyed the invalid over it.
"K" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
The air of the library, blue with the smoke of countless stogies, stifled and suffocated him.
"Tutt and Mr. Tutt" by Arthur Train
His jaws closed tight on the stump of the stogie.
"Where the Trail Divides" by Will Lillibridge
And could I offer you a stogy?
"By Advice of Counsel" by Arthur Train
The old man grunted, thrust his hands into his pockets, and drew deeply at his stogie.
"Man to Man" by Jackson Gregory
What kind of a stogie is it, Mr. Williams?
"The White Christmas and other Merry Christmas Plays" by Walter Ben Hare
Congdon bought some stogies at the cigar stand and changed that twenty.
"Blacksheep! Blacksheep!" by Meredith Nicholson
It is a stogy, heavy resistance which he offers.
"Old Plymouth Trails" by Winthrop Packard
He merely smoked another stogie as we made our way toward the end of Twenty-eighth Street.
"The Man Who Couldn't Sleep" by Arthur Stringer
Suffice it to say that my head did not recover for three days, and the ash had to be cut off the stogie with a knife.
"The Dreamers" by John Kendrick Bangs
Logan exchanged a few brief words with Barlow, who sat back smoking a stogie as unconcerned as if he were simply waiting to kill somebody.
"The Red Debt" by Everett MacDonald
He wore a white hat with a wide brim, a Kentucky-jean coat, corduroy vest and breeches, a heavy pair of clouded-blue yarn stockings, and stogy boots.
"The Puddleford Papers," by H. H. Riley
His attire, too, was ragged and greasy, with clumsy, stogy boots upon his feet, and a dilapidated hat upon his head.
"Fritz to the Front" by Edward L. Wheeler
The trade nomenclature embraces the following descriptions: Cigars, little cigars, all-tobacco cigars, stogies and cheroots.
"Tobacco Leaves" by W. A. Brennan
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In poetry:

As hooded Eve behind her rosy Bars
Her soft Kinoon betinkled to the Stars,
Again to the Tobacconist's I came
And stood among the Stogies and Cigars.
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin
After a momentary Silence spake
A Stogie of a bileful Pittsburg make;
"The One who puffs my Wrappings to the End
Will never ask my Memory to awake."
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin

In news:

Dusting Off the Stogie's Stodgy Image.
Barking up the wrong stogie.
Dusting Off the Stogie's Stodgy Image.
Cuban stogie could be too hot for Thompson.
When you first hear about the Stogie Vise , you think it could be anything.
But if you're a cigar novice, the Cigars Magazine website offers a few other helpful tips to help you choose a decent stogie.
And a Red Indian Stogies "3 For 5" cigar tin (for 50 cigars ), made by the Meekin Can Co. A Rock-Ola jukebox, Commando Model 1420, one of the most dramatic and colorful of all the jukeboxes ever produced, hammered for $20,650.
Magnum 's has cigar aficionados on staff who will walk you through the mind-numbingly huge menu to help you choose the perfect stogie.
NEW YORK – The proliferation of tablets, smartphones and Ultrabooks might put forth the idea that the stogy, old desktop has been put out to pasture, but the truth is bit different.
Super stogie sets cigar world alight.
It's being hailed as the finest cigar ever to come out of Cuba, and it's about to go on sale: Experts warn huge demand for the Cohiba Behike could create a lucrative black market in these sought-after stogies.
If cancer is the enemy , so are those stogies.
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