A Stoners guide to glossary terms
4:20 – 1. A popular time to smoke marijuana. 2. A popular date to smoke marijuana, April 20th.
Ex. 1. Itâ€™s almost 4:20, get ready to light it up.
Ex. 2. Iâ€™m going to get high on 4/20 this year.
Babysit – Holding the marijuana that is being passed around too long.
Ex. Pass the joint, donâ€™t babysit it.
Baked – See stoned.
BC Bud – Marijuana from British Colombia.
Ex. I just bought an ounce of some BC Bud.
Beans – Marijuana seeds.
Ex. Thereâ€™s alot of beans in this sack.
Blazed – See stoned.
Blitzed – See stoned.
Blizzy – See blunt.
Blown – See stoned.
Blowtube – A device that smoke is blown into to prevent odor.
Ex. We can use the blowtube so my mom doesnâ€™t smell the weed.
Blunt – A cigar that has been emptied and filled with marijuana.
Ex. Take this cigar and roll a blunt out of it.
Bodega – A small store that sells marijuana.
Ex. Letâ€™s pick up some herb from the bodega down the street.
Bogart – 1. For one to smoke more marjiuana than the others in the group are comfortable with. 2. One who smokes more marijuana than the others in the group are comfortable with.
Ex. 1. Donâ€™t bogart that joint anymore, youâ€™ve already taken four hits.
Ex. 2. That guy is such a bogart, that is his fifth hit.
Bone – See joint.
Bong – A pipe that allows the smoke to pass through water before inhaled.
Ex. Letâ€™s smoke a bowl in my new bong.
Bow – See elbow.
Bowl – The part of a pipe or bong that holds the marijuana.
Ex. Pack the weed in the bowl so we can get stoned.
Brick – Marijuana that has been compressed and is often found in angular blocks.
Ex. We got a brick of some really good bud.
Brown Frown – See schwag.
Bubbler – A handheld water pipe, often made from glass, that has a chamber and a mouthpiece extending outward or up.
Ex. Letâ€™s smoke another bowl in the bubbler.
Bucket Bong – See gravity bong.
Bud – See marijuana.
Buddha – See marijuana.
Buzz – Slight intoxication.
Ex. I didnâ€™t smoke very much, so I only have a buzz.
Buzzkill – An event that eliminates or reduces an intoxication.
Ex. Seeing the police car was a buzzkill.
Cake – See marijuana.
Cancer Paper – The inner paper located near the mouthpiece of many cigars. It contains extra carcinogens and is often removed before rolling a blunt.
Ex. Make sure you take out the cancer paper before you roll that up.
Cannabinoid – Any of the organic substances found in cannabis, often meaning THC.
Ex. I know this hash was fake because the test didnâ€™t find a single cannabinoid.
Cannabis – A member of the hemp plant family that has a euphoric effect when consumed.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to grow a cannabis plant in my closet.
Carb – Short for carburator. A hole in a pipe or bong that is covered until the desired amount of smoke is in the chamber, then released to allow the smoke to rush into the lungs.
Ex. The chamber is full, let go of the carb
Cashed – When there is nothing left in a bowl except for ash.
Ex. This bowl is cashed.
Chamber – The part of a pipe or bong that holds the smoke to be inhaled.
Ex. If the bowl is cashed leave the rest of the smoke in the chamber for me.
Charge – See shotgun.
Cheif – To smoke marijuana, usually puffing vigorously.
Ex. Hand me that joint, so I can cheif on it for a while.
Cherry – The part of the marijuana that is burning.
Ex. I think the cherry fell out of the joint.
Chillum – A device that holds a joint and is shaped so that one can wrap their hands around it so there is no contact between the mouth and the joint.
Ex. Iâ€™m feeling sick today so we might want to use the chillum.
Chronic – See nugs.
Cone – 1. A cone shaped joint. 2. See bowl.
Ex. 1. Roll up another cone for for me.
Contact High – An intoxication from second hand marijuana smoke.
Ex. Being in this car so long gave me a contact high.
Cooked – When all the marijuana has been smoked in a joint or bowl.
Ex. This joint is cooked.
Cottonmouth – Dryness of the mouth caused by smoking marijuana.
Ex. Get some water, that bowl gave me cottonmouth.
Creeper – Marijuana with a longer onset, meaning it takes longer for the effects to take place. It often makes up for lost time with a very pleasant high.
Ex. This bud must be some creeper, I wasnâ€™t high until just now.
Crypt – See kind bud.
Dank – Marijuana that is particularly wet or moist.
Ex. I got some weed and it was some dank.
Dealer – One who sells drugs.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to call my dealer to find some weed.
Dime/Dimebag – Ten dollars worth of marijuana.
Ex. If you have ten bucks we can buy a dime.
Dimespot – An area where you can purchase marijuana off the street.
Ex. Letâ€™s go to the dimespot and pick up a sack.
Dirtweed – See Schwag.
Doh Doh – See Kind Bud.
Dolja – See marijuana.
Doobie/Doob – See joint.
Dope – A general narcotic term, often meaning marijuana.
Ex. We got some killer dope last week.
Dro – See hydro.
Drought – A period of time in which little or no marijuana is available.
Ex. I wish this drought would end so we can toke up again.
Dry – Without marijuana.
Ex. I have been dry for over a week now.
Dub – Twenty dollars worth of marijuana.
Ex. I know a guy who will deliver a fat dub to us.
Easy Bake – An individual with a low tolerance to marijuana.
Ex. That guy is a real easy bake, he got high off only one hit.
Elbow – A pound of marijuana.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to buy an elbow to start dealing.
Elevator – A hit in which the person kneals down, breathes heavily for a period of time, then receives a shotgun(see defintition) while rising slowly to their feet. Can be dangerous but very intense.
Ex. After I took that elevator I was blown.
Eyeball – To determine the weight of a bag of marijuana without using a scale or other tools.
Ex. I donâ€™t have a scale so Iâ€™m just going to have to eyeball this sack.
Faded – See high.
Fatty – A thick joint.
Ex. We smoked a huge fatty last night.
Fiend – 1. To desire drugs 2. One who desires drugs.
Ex. 1. I fiend every day if I donâ€™t get to smoke.
Ex. 2. Iâ€™ve been such a fiend since this dry spell.
Fire – Potent.
Ex. This is some fire ass weed.
Ganja/Ganga – See marijuana.
Geeking/Geekinâ€™ – To act silly or laugh excessively while high, usually by inexperienced smokers.
The first time that girl got high she was geeking hardcore.
Generation Joint – A joint rolled out of leftover roaches.
Ex. Iâ€™ve got some roaches if you want to roll a generation joint.
Grass – See marijuana.
Gravity Bong – A smoking device that uses suction to fill the chamber, then pushes the smoke into the lungs.
Ex. One hit off this gravity bong, and youâ€™ll be blazed.
Greens – The reservation of the first puff in a smoke session.
Ex. Let me hit the joint first, I called greens on it.
Gun – See shotgun.
Guts – The tobacco that has been removed from a cigar in order to refill it with marijuana.
Ex. Empty the guts out of that cigar so we can roll this blunt.
Hammer – A glass pipe shaped loosely like a hammer.
Ex. This hammer hits really well.
Hash/Hashish – Oil or tar created from cannabis containing a high concentration of THC.
Ex. I had an ounce, so I made hash out of it.
Headshop – A shop that sells marijuana related products, usually pipes and bongs.
Ex. Do you want to go to the headshop and buy a new bong?
Hemp – A plant closely related to the cannabis plant that is traditionally used industrially for making rope, clothing, and jewelry. It contains only trace amounts of THC.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to buy a hemp bracelet tomorrow.
Herb – See marijuana.
High – Intoxicated on marijuana.
Ex. That last bowl got me so high.
Hit – An inhalation or puff of marijuana.
Ex. Can I take a hit off that?
Hogleg – A blunt that is rolled using multiple cigars, often containing an ounce or more.
Ex. When we get the QP weâ€™ll roll a giant hogleg.
Hoint – See joint.
Hookah – A waterpipe that uses a hose to hit from. They usually consist of several hoses to accommodate multiple users.
Ex. Pack a bowl in the hookah and letâ€™s get stoned.
Hookup – A connection or source for drugs.
Ex. Let me call my hookup to find some weed.
Hooter – See joint.
Hot Box – 1. To fill an enclosed area with smoke. 2. To hit a joint consistently, leaving it hot to the touch.
Ex. 1. Letâ€™s hot box my car tonight.
Ex. 2. Donâ€™t hot box that jay again, it burned me last time.
Hot Knives – A smoking method in which you place marijuana in between two hot knives and inhale the smoke coming off.
Ex. Letâ€™s smoke using the hot knives method.
Hydro – Marijuana grown hydroponically(in a nutrient formula instead of soil).
Ex. Hydro gets me so much higher than regular weed.
Indica – A type of marijuana that causes more of a body high.
Ex. This indica has me glued to the chair.
Indo – Marijuana from Indonesia.
Ex. Letâ€™s save up so money to buy some killer indo.
Iron Lung – See gravity bong.
Jay – See joint.
Joint – A marijuana cigarette.
Ex. Roll up another joint.
Jonesing – To crave something such as marijuana, tobacco, or other such substances.
Ex. Man, Iâ€™m jonesing, letâ€™s smoke a fatty.
KB – See kind bud.
Kif – Excess trichomes(crystals and hairs) that have fallen off of Cannabis flowers. These are often collected and added to other Cannabis to increase potency.
Ex. I sprinkled some kif on this weed so it should get us very high.
Kif Box – A box with a tight screen used to collect kif(see definition) by rubbing marijuana on the screen.
Ex. I bought this kif box so I can keep all the crystals that fall off my buds.
Killer/Kill – See marijuana.
Kind Bud – Naturally high quality marijuana.
Ex. My dealer says he has kind bud instead of regs now.
Lace – To add another drug to marijuana.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to lace this with some coke.
LB – See elbow.
Left-handed Cigarette – See joint.
Lid – An ounce of marijuana.
Ex. Weâ€™re going to pick up a lid tomorrow.
Lifted – See high.
Lit – See high.
Marijuana/Marihuana – The flowering buds and leaves of the Cannabis plant. When smoked or consumed, it has a psychoactive effect.
Ex. Letâ€™s go smoke some marijuana.
Marinol – A prescription medication that contains synthetic THC which reduces nausea while increasing the patientâ€™s appetite.
Ex. My aunt is in chemotherapy and takes Marinol so she eats well.
Mary Jane – See marijuana.
Match – To contribute the same amount of marijuana as one or more participants in the smoke session.
Ex. If you have some weed, Iâ€™ll match you a blunt and we can smoke two.
Mex – Marijuana of poor quality, derriving from Mexico.
Ex. This mex doesnâ€™t even get me high.
Mids – Marijuana of decent quality, but not extremely potent.
Ex. We bought a bag of some alright mids.
Moocher – See scavenger.
Mota – Marijuana(Spanish).
Munchies – Hunger brought on by marijuana.
Ex. That blunt gave me the munchies bad.
Nickel/Nickelbag/Nick – Five dollars of marijuana.
Ex. Iâ€™ve only got five bucks but maybe we can find a nickel.
Nug – A compact bud of marijuana.
Ex. Pack that nug in the bowl.
Nugs – High quality marijuana.
Ex. These are some potent-ass nugs.
O – See lid.
One-hit-shit – Marijuana that takes only one puff to reach the desired effect.
Ex. I bought some badass bud last night. It was some one-hit-shit.
One Hitter – A pipe that holds enough marijuana for one hit.
Ex. The bowl on that one hitter is too small.
One-hitter-quitter – See one-hit-shit.
O-Z – See Lid.
Paper – A small piece of paper used to roll tobacco or marijuana in, specially made to burn slowly.
Ex. Does anyone have a paper so I can roll a joint?
Paraphernalia – Items that are associated with marijuana.
Ex. Letâ€™s get all this paraphernalia out of here before the cops arrive.
Piece – See pipe.
Pinch – To take a small amount from someone elseâ€™s marijuana.
Ex. I think he pinched my sack yesterday.
Pinner – A small joint.
Ex. That pinner didnâ€™t get me high.
Pipe – A device used for smoking marijuana.
Ex. I packed the weed in a pipe and smoked it.
Pot – See marijuana.
Potent – High THC content.
Ex. This bud is very potent.
Pothead – One who smokes marijuana regularly.
Ex. That guy is such a pothead.
Pothole – A hole in a piece clothing or other such fabrics caused by contact with burning marijuana.
Ex. I dropped the blunt on my shirt and now it has a pothole.
Primo – Marijuana laced with cocaine.
Ex. A got some coke and turned my weed into premo.
QP – 1/4th pound of marijuana.
Ex. Weâ€™re going to get a QP this weekend.
Quarter – 1/4th ounce of marijuana.
Ex. Iâ€™ve got about a quarter left in my bag.
Reefer – See marijuana.
Regs – Marijuana of regular quality.
Ex. We couldnâ€™t find any hydro, so we just bought some regs.
Resin – The oil from a cannabis plant, or the reisdue that marijuana smoke leaves behind.
Ex. We were on a struggle, so we smoked the resin that we scraped out of my pipe.
Re-up – The act of a drug dealer replenishing his or her supply of merchandise. To restock.
Ex. I donâ€™t have any bud right now but when I re-up Iâ€™ll sell you a fat sack.
Rip – A hit off a bong.
Ex. I just took a killer rip off that bowl.
Ripped – See stoned.
Roach – The very end of the joint or blunt.
Ex. That roach is too small to hit.
Roach Clips – A device used to hold the end of a joint when it gets too hot.
Ex. Put the roach clips on that, I burned my fingers.
Roast – To run fire lightly along the joint or blunt to dry it off.
Ex. Hurry up and roast the joint so we can smoke it.
Runner – An event in which the marijuana in a joint or blunt does not burn evenly, a consquence of improper rolling.
Ex. This joint it getting a runner someone should fix it.
Rush hole – See carb.
Sack – A bag of marijuana.
Ex. I want to buy a sack.
Sativa – A type of marijuana that causes more of a head based high.
Ex. I feel energetic, this weed must be mostly sativa.
Scavenger – An individual who intentionally stays around people for their marijuana or other object of desire.
Ex. Hide the pipe, the scavenger is coming again.
Schwag – Marijuana of poor quality.
Ex. This schwag really sucks.
Scorch – To light the marijuana when it is unnecessary.
Ex. Itâ€™s already lit so donâ€™t scorch it.
Score – To obtain drugs.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to try and score a bag before we leave.
Shake – Marijuana that is powdery or not compact, often containing many seeds.
Ex. All thatâ€™s left in my sack is shake.
Sheesha/Shisha – See hash.
Sherlock – A pipe, often made from glass, with a mouthpiece that descends downward then ascends back upward forming a bowl. They are similar in shape to the pipe that fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes, smoked.
Ex. I just bought this brand new glass Sherlock.
Shotgun – An inhalation of marijuana in which one individual puts the lit end in his or her mouth and blows the smoke into anotherâ€™s lungs.
Ex. Can you blow me a shotgun?
Sidecar – A glass pipe that has a bowl that branches to the side.
Ex. I think we should smoke out of the sidecar today.
Sinsemilla – Highly potent marijuana with no seeds.
Ex. I got some nice sinsemilla the other day without a single seed.
Skin Up – To roll a joint or blunt.
Ex. Hand me a paper so I can skin up this joint.
Skunk – Marijuana with a skunky odor, usually containing a high amount of THC.
Ex. This skunk weed is getting me very high.
Slider/Slide Carb – A type of bowl and stem that slides out of the bong, acting as a carb.
Ex. Pull out the slider to clear that chamber.
Sling – To sell drugs.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to sling some sacks to make some extra cash.
Soapbar – Hash that has other ingredients added to it in order to make more money off of it. It often contains plastic and other harmful ingredients
Ex. I was trying to get some hash, but he sold me some soapbar.
Spacecake – A cake containing marijuana.
Ex. I made a spacecake the other day and got so high.
Spent – See cashed.
Spliff – See joint.
Spoof – See blowtube.
Spoon – A glass pipe shaped loosely like a spoon.
Ex. Pack a bowl in the spoon.
Stale – 1. Marijuana that has been dried excessively. 2. Smoke that has been left in an enclosed space, usually the chamber of a pipe or bong, leaving it foul tasting.
Ex. 1. You should have closed the bag, the weed is really stale.
Ex. 2. Blow the stale smoke out of the bong, itâ€™s been in there for a while.
Stash – Oneâ€™s supply of marijuana.
Ex. I canâ€™t smoke anymore today, my stash is almost gone.
Steamroller – A pipe that consists of a wide round chamber, open on both ends. The smokerâ€™s mouth goes on one end, and their hand on the other to â€œcarbâ€ it.
Ex. Bust out the Steamroller and smoke a bowl.
Stoned – Very intoxicated on marijuana.
Ex. We smoked a blunt and go so stoned.
Stoner – See pothead.
Strain – A specific variety of cannabis.
Ex. What strain is this weed?
Stress – Commercial or low grade marijuana.
Ex. I canâ€™t afford any KB so I guess Iâ€™ll just get some stress.
THC/Delta 9 -Tetrahydrocannabinol – The active ingredient in marijuana that causes the intoxicating effect.
Ex. Hydro has a lot of THC in it.
Toasted – See stoned.
Toke – To smoke marijuana.
Ex. Letâ€™s go have a toke after work.
Trees – See marijuana.
Twamp – See twin.
Twin – Twenty dollars worth of marijuana.
Ex. Iâ€™m going to buy a twin later today.
Twinkie – See twin.
Twist up – To roll a joint or blunt.
Ex. Hand me that paper so I can twist up this joint.
Vaporizer – A device that heats the marijuana up enough to release the THC, but does not burn it.
Ex. Letâ€™s try smoking out of my new vaporizer.
Wacky Tobaccy – See marijuana.
Waterbong – See bong.
Wake-n-Bake – To smoke marijuana immediately after waking up.
Ex. I woke up this morning and had a wake-n-bake.
Weed – See marijuana.
Wet – Marijuana that has been laced with PCP and/or embalming fluid.
Ex. We smoked some wet yesterday and got messed up.
Z – See lid.
Zip – See lid.