ALICE B. TOKLAS
The lesbian lover of Gertrude Stein and a good friend of Pablo
Picasso, she had a recipe for killer marijuana brownies.
A compressed brick of marijuana, usually ranging in weight from 10
to 40 pounds.
An Indian and Middle Eastern smoking mixture consisting of pollen
from marijuana flowers and ghee, an oily butter. In medieval Arabia
it also referred to a datura-based knockout potion.
A joint rolled in the tobacco-leaf wrapper of a Phillies Blunt cigar.
A water-cooled pipe for one smoker, often made of glass or
A kilogram-sized slab or cube of compressed pot.
The fresh or dried flowers of the female marijuana plant.
See Thai Stick.
The scientific name for a species of marijuana plant, the Indian hemp
Another species of marijuana, closely related to indica.
A black Brazilian form of reefer, usually gummy and compressed
A cone-shaped pipe made of clay, or sometimes of fruit or
The hip-hop term for high-quality or potent reefer.
A joint of tobacco and marijuana combined.
The most common type of grass on the black market.
A 1960s and '70s term for joint; the word originated on the
baby-boomer kiddy show Romper Room, where the good children
were called "good Do-Bes."
Any controlled substance, although it usually refers to heroin or
marijuana; also a hip-hop term for fine or good.
Marijuana from Natal Province in South Africa.
A pound of pot.
Hip-hop term for good, great, grand, dope, fine; having an ample
stash or supply of dope.
1940s slang for pot.
Indian and Jamaican term for pot.
Yellow pot from Acapulco in Mexico or Santa Marta Department in
Marijuana, weed, pot, etc.
Smoking mixture that regionally varies, generally based primarily on
resin from substandard Middle Eastern or Indian marijuana.
Cannabis stalks and stems, especially those used to make rope,
Jamaican term for marijuana with Biblical connotations; Rastafarian
A hashish waterpipe with four long stems to accommodate four
smokers at once; ref. the Caterpillar in Alice In Wonderland.
Hipsters who throw secret parties for vipers only.
Circa the 1940s and '50s, a term for a roach-holder fashioned from
a matchbook cover.
1930s and '40s slang for marijuana and marijuana-influenced
1960s term for a joint, referring either to LBJ or the membrum
A marijuana cigarette.
Golden pollen hash from Morocco, Lebanon and other Arab/Middle
Eastern nations. It is said that "A puff of kif in the morning makes a
man as strong as 1,000 camels in the courtyard."
Large Jamaican buds which can be sliced like a loaf of bread and
are shaped like a lamb's tail.
The smokable flowers and leaves of the female cannabis plant.
The female cannabis plant. Male plants have almost no active
Marijuana; from Mezz Mezzrow, the legendary jazzman and Harlem
pot-dealer who turned on Louis Armstrong and other jazz greats
during the 1930s.
1930s and '40s slang for pot.
Five dollars worth of pot, or any other street intoxicant.
The purified and concentrated resin from hashish or marijuana.
An ounce of pot.
A defoliant, toxic to humans as well as plants, that has been sprayed
on marijuana throughout the world since the '70s.
A potent strain of pot from Panama.
Reefer, grass, cannabis.
Term for pot dating back to the turn of the century, and still popular.
The butt of a joint; it is strong because it catches and concentrates
the resin from the rest of the joint.
Low-quality pot from leafy hemp.
The flowering tops of seedless plants.
Any sort of controlled substance.
Aromatic sinsemilla, usually cultivated from the Afghani variety of
Pot, reefer, tea, grass, etc.
Jamaican term for a large, ice-cream-cone-shaped joint.
(n.) A hidden cache of dope; (v.) to conceal one's dope.
Slang for maryjane, muggles, gage, etc.
In Harlem in the '30s and '40s, an after-hours club where pot was
smoked and jazz music performed.
The psychoactive cannabinoid in marijuana that is responsible for the
A delicious Thai variety of marijuana, usually wrapped around thin
bamboo splints or popsicle-stick slivers.
THYME (OR OREGANO)
Spices resembling marijuana in appearance, frequently used to
To inhale, or puff, from a joint of reefer.
TWENTY AND FORTY
Hip-hop term for a $20 bag of reefer and a 40-ounce bottle of malt
TWIGS AND SEEDS
The unsmokable leftovers from screening marijuana before sale, or
the stuff at the bottom of the bag after purchase.
The drug-using sector of society.
1930s hipsters who frequented tea pads and smoked jive;
onomatopoeic from ssssssssst, the sound made by an inhaling
Pot, weed, smoke, herb, etc.
Very stoned, spaced-out, wasted, ripped, destroyed, wrecked,
intoxicated all to Hell and gone.
A brand of rolling papers famous for the silhouette of a bearded
smoker on the label.