Toke meaning

tōk
(slang) A puff of marijuana.

The artist took a thoughtful toke off the joint, then passed it along.

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(US casino slang) To give a gratuity to.

You have to toke the maitre d' at least $50 if you want a really good table.

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(slang) To smoke marijuana.

Let's roll up a doobie and toke.

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(slang) To inhale a puff of marijuana.
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A puff on a cigarette, marijuana cigarette, or pipe containing hashish or another mind-altering substance.
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To puff or smoke (a marijuana cigarette, for example) or to engage in such activity.
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A puff on a cigarette, esp. one of marijuana or hashish.
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To take such a puff.
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(US, slang, casinos) A gratuity.

I gave the maitre d' a $10 toke and he just laughed.

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Origin of toke

  • Perhaps from Spanish toque a hit, a turn from tocar to touch from Vulgar Latin toccāre

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

  • Presumably from Spanish tocar (“touch"). Noun sense 1968, verb 1952.

    From Wiktionary

  • Clipping of token.

    From Wiktionary