toke

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n toke a puff of a marijuana or hashish cigarette "the boys took a few tokes on a joint"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • toke A piece or a bit, as of tobacco or bread.
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Usage

In literature:

He toked heavily, then passed it back.
"Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom" by Cory Doctorow
What woman euer toke her gusband by the eares.
"A Merry Dialogue Declaringe the Properties of Shrowde Shrews and Honest Wives" by Desiderius Erasmus
C.xiv staves were broke and the kynge being lusty, he and the straunger toke the prices.
"When Knighthood Was in Flower" by Charles Major
The yong man by compulsion of his mother, toke occasion to inuent a pleasaunt and mery lie, in this wise.
"The Palace of Pleasure, Volume 1" by William Painter
Wherupon persisting in his godly purpose, he toke one of the iij.
"The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)" by John Knox
There was an endless chittering whistling tok-tok-toking in the gloom beyond the lights.
"Missing Link" by Frank Patrick Herbert
And Theseus his sister toke anon Swouning, and bare hire from the corps away.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 356, June, 1845" by Various
He gives you toke and skilly.
"Mystic London:" by Charles Maurice Davies
This yere quene Margret toke the castell of Bamburgh.
"A Chronicle of London from 1089 to 1483" by Anonymous
There this money they laid, They toke it a yeoman to keep.
"Ballads of Robin Hood and other Outlaws" by Frank Sidgwick
Toking, who was of Bucknall and of Ludgate Hill, London.
"A History of Horncastle from the earliest period to the present time" by James Conway Walter
So that he toke her to his wife To holde, while that he hath life.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 16" by Various
In the fyrste lesson that j toke .
"The Old English Herbals" by Eleanour Sinclair Rohde
And seing him runne towardes the gibet, the watche toke their legges and ran away.
"The Palace of Pleasure" by William Painter
Whereuppon he toke the distaffe and beganne to Spynne.
"The Palace of Pleasure" by William Painter
Only promise me that you will yourself unbind me, and hand me my Toke's sword, when the time arrives.
"The Childhood of King Erik Menved" by Bernhard Severin Ingemann
Toke (first appearance) D. J. MORIARTY.
"The Story of the Great Fire in St. John, N.B., June 20th, 1877" by George Stewart
And the LORde God made of the rybbe which he toke out of Adam/ a woma and brought her vnto Adam.
"The First Boke of Moses called Genesis" by William Tyndale
I toke it to Alson Pertryche.
"The Paston Letters, Volume II (of 6)"
Calle toke hym the ij.
"The Paston Letters, Volume IV (of 6)"
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In poetry:

When the scheref was on-slepe
Dronken of wine and ale,
Litul Johne and Moche for sothe
Toke the way vnto the jale.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
As thei went talkyng be the way,
The munke an Litulle Johne,
Johne toke the munkes horse be the hede
Ful sone and anone.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
Johne toke the munkes horse be the hed,
For sothe as I yow say,
So did Muche the litulle page,
For he shulde not stirre away.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
Thes parted Robyn Hode and the screffe,
To Notynggam he toke the waye;
Hes weyffe feyr welcomed hem hom,
And to hem gan sche saye:
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
But Robyne toke out a too-hond sworde
That hangit down be his kne;
Ther as the schereff and his men stode thyckust,
Thidurward wold he.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
He toke leffe of the screffys wyffe,
And thankyd her of all thyng:
"Dam, for mey loffe, and ye well thys wer,
Y geffe yow her a golde ryng."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang

In news:

How many of your friends or colleagues at work like to "sneak out for a toke" during the day.
Man celebrated baby with hospital toke: Police.
At a newly opened cafe in Oregon, patrons with state medical marijuana cards can sit around, taking tokes from a vaporizer, and it is all legal.
Broncos can joke but can't toke .
This toke 's for history.
Man celebrated baby with hospital toke : Police.
Other than the toke , good training to have for someday running a country.
One toke over the line.
Brewer & Shipley's One Toke Over The Line On Lawrence Welk Show.
Brewer & Shipley had a Top 10 Hit in 1970 with the song "One Toke Over The Line".
Toking teens: 17 top states for marijuana use.
After a change in national law, the city will now be able to declare as of Jan 1 "no toking zones".
A bar owner in Washington is inviting stoners to toke up there now that pot is legal in the state.
Seattle smokers plan to toke up in public .
That's when Mary Jane fans unite and toke up.
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In science:

Recently it has been conjectured by T˜oke et al. that one can distinguish between a statistical process and a dynamical process by investigating several observables as a function of the fragment multiplicity.
Thermodynamics - a valuable approach to multifragmentation?
Acknow ledgement: I want to thank Toke Meier Carlsen for valuable information concerning the C ∗ -algebras of subshifts, and the referee for his remarks on the first versions of this paper.
Semi etale groupoids and applications
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