What does the word tobacconist mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A manufacturer or seller of tobacco.

Usage examples for tobacconist

  1. Six hours after my subsequent arrest in Glasgow, Scotland Yard detectives sought the tobacconist but found him not; nor did they find Noens. – The Secrets of the German War Office by Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves
  2. Moreover, the tobacconist- Mr. Jacquetot himself- is always at his post, on the high chair behind the counter, near the window, where he can see into the street. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. " Not yet arrived, sir," said the tobacconist, and then he seemed to recollect himself, for he repeated: " Not yet arrived," without the respectful addition which had slipped out by accident. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman