"a box of cigars"
A box of expensive cigars
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Cigars are like cigarettes, only bigger and much more expensive. It is thought their name might come from the word "cicada", the fat bug Roald Dahl mentions at the start of the book. Cigars are mostly smoked by men, although you don't see many people smoking them these days.