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take a drag (on something)

To inhale smoke from something, especially a cigarette. The detective took a drag on his last cigarette and then crushed the butt beneath his heel. I'm trying to quit smoking, but do you mind if I just take a drag?
See also: drag, take

kick the (something)

slang To overcome an addiction to something. It took gum, patches, and even hypnosis, but I've finally kicked the habit. Unfortunately, the physical nature of heroin addiction means that kicking the habit isn't as simple as just wanting to stop. After saying such horrible things to my parents, I decided it was finally time to kick the booze for good.
See also: kick

cigarette with no name

and no brand cigarette and no name cigarette
n. a marijuana cigarette. (Drugs.) You got one of them cigarettes with no name? Bud’s been smoking no name cigarettes again.
See also: cigarette, name, no

no brand cigarette

verb
See also: brand, cigarette, no

no name cigarette

verb
See also: cigarette, name, no

off-brand cigarette

n. a marijuana cigarette. (Drugs.) Shorty smokes nothing but those off-brand cigarettes.
See also: cigarette
References in classic literature ?
He again got out his cigarettes and matches, but only three matches were left and they were bad ones.
You were always a noble woman, Anna," said the old man, puffing at his cigarette.
We then ascended to the room again, when, by upsetting the cigarette-box, I obtained a very excellent view of the floor, and was able to see quite clearly, from the traces upon the cigarette ash, that the prisoner had in our absence come out from her retreat.
It was evident that he shared our host's liking for the fresh Alexandrian cigarettes.
It depends upon those cigarettes that I smoked," said he.
I'll wager he took no breakfast this morning, and won't face his lunch after all the cigarettes I saw him consume.
He shoved the large tin of cigarettes which stood on a table beside him towards my companion.
William," said I gaily, "coffee, cigarette, and cherry brandy.
He was smoking cigarettes out of a twenty-five box; the tradesman and I had cigars.
He turned the cigarettes out of the tin box, while the jeweller and I joined wondering eyes.
We were all silent for a while, and Tiare fished out of her capacious pocket a handful of cigarettes.
Most experts agree that while e-cigarettes may be safer than traditional cigarettes, but data suggests many e-cigarette users are also continuing to smoke regular cigarettes.
Electronic cigarette use tripled last year among American teenagers, according to an eye-opening report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
If so, a young person who uses an e-cigarette or a tobacco cigarette may find other drugs, like cocaine, more rewarding.
There is evidence from the pooled results of two trials that electronic cigarettes with nicotine, compared with [e-cigarettes without nicotine], helped smokers to stop smoking long term; they also increased the number of people who did not quit altogether to halve cigarette consumption," wrote Dr.