ash tray

ashtray

[ash-trey]
noun
a receptacle for tobacco ashes of smokers.

Origin:
1885–90; ash1 + tray

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ashtray (ˈæʃˌtreɪ)
 
n
a receptacle for tobacco ash, cigarette butts, etc

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ashtray
1887, from ash (1) + tray.
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