Make Our Dictionary Yours
Sign up for our weekly newsletters and get:
By signing in, you agree to our Terms and Conditions
We'll see you in your inbox soon.
A cannabis extract (See Hashish on Wikipedia.).
(slang) Marijuana generally.
Arabic ḥašīš hemp, dried grass from ḥašša to mow ḥśś in Semitic roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Arabic حشيش (ḥašīš, “hay, dried herb”).
Some of the more esteemed kinds of hashish are prepared from this ganja.
The hashish in such extensive use in Central Asia is often seen in the bazaars of large cities in the form of cakes, 1 to 3 in.
The smoking of hashish, though illegal, is indulged in by considerable numbers of people.
The practice of out-of-body journeying was taught through the careful ritualistic use of natural hallucinogens such as hashish and peyote.
He claims to have been to Afghanistan and smoked very strong hashish there and wants to know how to get some into this country.
Find similar words to hashish using the buttons