Ashtray - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæʃtreɪ|  American pronunciation of the word ashtray
Brit.  |ˈaʃtreɪ|  British pronunciation of the word ashtray

noun

- a receptacle for the ash from smokers' cigars or cigarettes

Examples

She flicked an ash into the ashtray.

He extinguished his cigarette in the ashtray.

...an ashtray full of cigarette stubs...

I emptied the ashtray.

He emptied out the ashtray.

Word forms

noun
singular: ashtray
plural: ashtrays
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