Hashish definition

hăshēsh, hă-shēsh, hä-
Resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked, chewed, or ingested to induce euphoria.
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A drug made from the resin contained in the flowering tops of hemp, chewed or smoked for its intoxicating and euphoric effects.
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Resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked, chewed, or ingested to induce euphoria.
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The leaves and tender parts of the Indian hemp plant (which are intoxicating), which are dried for either chewing or smoking.
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A cannabis extract (See Hashish on Wikipedia.).
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(slang) Marijuana generally.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hashish
Plural:
hashishes

Origin of hashish

  • Arabic ḥašīš hemp, dried grass from ḥašša to mow ḥśś in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Arabic حشيش (ḥašīš, “hay, dried herb”).

    From Wiktionary