The intoxication is pleasant as the effect of opium or hasheesh.
And the chorus of laughter, which is part and parcel of a hasheesh jag, was tremendous.
At one of them, about Easter, 40,000 persons indulge in hemp and hasheesh to a shocking degree.
But their humour, like the odor and smoke of gunjah, (hasheesh) was become stifling.
I heard to night that Charley Vanderhuyn had been elected president of the hasheesh.
It was monstrous, he abhorred it, but could no more resist it than the hasheesh eater his drug.
On leaving Damascus, the Demon of hasheesh still maintained a partial control over me.
hasheesh was eaten, so Gautier writes, by Boissard and by Baudelaire.
Here were the men drinking coffee infused with rose water, pepper, or mint, smoking tobacco and hasheesh.
hasheesh was eaten, so Gautier writes, by Boissard and Baudelaire.
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.