[hash-eesh, -ish, ha-sheesh, hah-] /ˈhæʃ iʃ, -ɪʃ, hæˈʃiʃ, hɑ-/
the flowering tops and leaves of Indian hemp smoked, chewed, or drunk as a narcotic and intoxicant.
the dried resinous exudate of the flowering tops of this plant, containing larger amounts of the active ingredient.
a purified resinous extract of the dried flower tops of the female hemp plant, used as a hallucinogenic See also cannabis
any hallucinogenic substance prepared from this resin
1590s, from Arabic hashish “powdered hemp,” literally “dry herb,” from hashsha “it became dry, it dried up.”
hashish hash·ish (hāsh’ēsh’, -ĭsh, hā-shēsh’, hä-)
A purified resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked or chewed as a narcotic or an intoxicant.
noun 1. Informal. 2. Football. the marking formed by either inbounds line intersecting with one of the lines delineating yardage between the goal lines. noun phrase [military sense apparently fr the number of years one has had free food from the Army]
fatness, the thirtieth halting-place of the Israelites during their wanderings in the wilderness, not far from Mount Hor (Num. 33:29, 30).
- Hash session
noun phrase gabfest (1940s+)
[hash-sling-er] /ˈhæʃˌslɪŋ ər/ noun, Slang. 1. a waiter or waitress, especially in a hash house. 2. a short-order cook. noun