chillum


Also found in: Idioms, Wikipedia.

chillum

(ˈtʃɪləm)
n
(Recreational Drugs) a short pipe, usually of clay, used esp for smoking cannabis
[C18: from Hindi cilam, from Persian chilam]
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
He could not think of moving till his baggage was cleared, or of travelling until he could do so with his chillum. So the Major was forced to wait over that night, and dispatched a letter to his family announcing his arrival, entreating from Jos a promise to write to his own friends.
He said this during his visit to A Class dispensary at Chillum area and inspected stock of medicines and other health facilities there.
Summary: Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): He sits in sharp contrast to the dark-skinned sadhus around him at Kumbh, smoking from a chillum, his white hair tied atop his hair.
He informed that PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif will leader water campaign after the chillum of Begum Kalsoom Nawaz.
He burns a thumb-sized ball of black resin over the stub of a candle and carefully pokes it into his bamboo chillum.
De chillum wus looked atter by de ole slave women who were unable to work in de fields while de mothers of de babies worked.
The second day of the festival will feature Jammaroots from Greece, King Of Eye, Haji Mike and Kemal, Dub Thomas, Pan Khaos, Suzie Selecta, Constantinos and the Chillum Brothers.
Hookah/ chillum was used by 9.92% and 7.32% by males and females, respectively.
chillum ~ chelem 'cierta yerba rastrera, llamada la yerba de la culebra'
At one point over the weekend, a quick five-minute meander into the Furry Chillum stage for cocktails turns into four hours going missing, but much dancing ensued.