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head shop

noun, Slang.
1.
a shop selling paraphernalia of interest to drug users or associated with the use of drugs.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism
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Examples for head shop
  • However, head shop bans have shifted smoking from products using water filtration to rolled joints.
  • She wrote him almost daily, on stationery with psychedelic filigree which she'd bought at a head shop.
Slang definitions & phrases for head shop

head shop

noun phrase

A shop selling various accessories of the drug culture and hippie culture, such as water pipes, holders for marijuana cigarettes, psychedelic posters, incense, etc (1960s+ Counterculture)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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