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hash·ish

also hash·eesh  (hăsh′ēsh′, hă-shēsh′, hä-)
n.
Resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked, chewed, or ingested to induce euphoria.

[Arabic ḥašīš, hemp, dried grass, from ḥašša, to mow; see ḥśś in Semitic roots.]

hashish

(ˈhæʃiːʃ; -ɪʃ) or

hasheesh

n
1. (Plants) a purified resinous extract of the dried flower tops of the female hemp plant, used as a hallucinogenic. See also cannabis
2. (Recreational Drugs) any hallucinogenic substance prepared from this resin
[C16: from Arabic hashīsh hemp, dried herbage]

hash•ish

or hash•eesh

(ˈhæʃ iʃ, hɑˈʃiʃ)

n.
the flowering tops and leaves of Indian hemp smoked, chewed, or drunk as a narcotic and intoxicant.
[1590–1600; < Arabic hashīsh literally, dry vegetation]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hashish - purified resinous extract of the hemp plant; used as a hallucinogen
soft drug - a drug of abuse that is considered relatively mild and not likely to cause addiction
Cannabis indica, Indian hemp - source of e.g. bhang and hashish as well as fiber
Translations
قِنَّب هِنْدي ، حَشيش
hašiš
hash
hasis
hass
hašišas
hašišs

hashish

[ˈhæʃɪʃ] Nhachís m

hashish

[ˈhæʃɪʃ ˈhæʃiːʃ] nhaschisch mhash key ntouche f dièse

hashish

nHaschisch nt

hashish

[ˈhæʃɪʃ] nhascisc m

hashish

(ˈhaʃiːʃ) noun
(also hash) (a drug made from) the dried leaves, flowers etc of the hemp plant, usually smoked or chewed; cannabis.

hash·ish

n. hachís, pop. yerba, narcótico de efecto eufórico extraído de la marihuana.

hashish

n hachís m
References in classic literature ?
That is it precisely, Signor Aladdin; it is hashish -- the purest and most unadulterated hashish of Alexandria, -- the hashish of Abou-Gor, the celebrated maker, the only man, the man to whom there should be built a palace, inscribed with these words, `A grateful world to the dealer in happiness.
Taste the hashish, guest of mine -- taste the hashish.
He felt that they were not analogous to the fantastic and unreal dreams due to intoxication by hashish, opium or wine.
A half- repressed word, a moment's unexpected silence, even an easy fit of petulance on our account, will serve us as hashish for a long while.
But," I cried, "surely the whole experience of the human race is not to be set aside on account of a single sketch"--I had turned over the leaves and ascertained that there was nothing more in the book--"a single sketch by a wandering American artist who may have done it under hashish, or in the delirium of fever, or simply in order to gratify a freakish imagination.
ANF Quetta seized 40 kg Hashish from Khuda Badan Tehsil and District Panjgur.
Yet in another operation, ANF Quetta recovered 703 Kg Opium and 58 Kg Hashish from general area Killi Dolangi Tehsil and District Qilla Abdullah.
In another operation, ANF Karachi recovered 12 Kg Hashish, capt in a water cooler, from a drug den situated in Bismillah Colony near Landhi Railway Station, Karachi.
Further investigations resulted in the recovery of 373kg of hashish from a deserted house in the Killi Gurgai area of district Qilla Abdullah.
680 kilogram hashish, 15 wine bottles, two mobile phones and weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said.
In "Adventures of a Hashish Smuggler", De Monfreid, who was not particularly law-abiding by nature and was essentially a professional gunrunner, tells the story of his one foray into the world of hashish smuggling during the 1920s.
Summary: The Internal Security Forces Thursday announced the inspection of hashish farms in the northern Bekaa Valley as part of an ongoing anti-narcotics operation, a security source told The Daily Star.