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pothead

[pot-hed] /ˈpɒtˌhɛd/
noun, Slang.
1.
a person who habitually smokes marijuana.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism; pot2 + head
Related forms
potheaded, adjective
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  • He knew he was a dedicated pothead-an avocation that had devolved into a nasty coke habit.
  • Extra cable would then be trimmed and a pothead connection made.
British Dictionary definitions for pothead

pothead

/ˈpɒtˌhɛd/
noun
1.
(slang) a habitual user of cannabis
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Word Origin and History for pothead
n.

also pot-head "chronic marijuana user," 1967, from pot (n.2) + head (n.). Earlier it meant "stupid person" (1530s), from pot (n.1).

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Slang definitions & phrases for pothead

pothead

noun

A user of marijuana, esp a heavy user: a few potheads who don't move up from marijuana (1960s+ Narcotics)


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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