ganja

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ganja the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect
    • n ganja a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Ganja The dried hemp plant, used in India for smoking. It is extremely narcotic and intoxicating.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Ganja gan′ja an intoxicating preparation of Indian hemp.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hind. gānjhā,

Usage

In literature:

Hemp: or ganja, its inebriating qualities.
"The History of Sumatra" by William Marsden
Little did the worthy sage of Ganja dream that this would come literally true.
"The Influence of India and Persia on the Poetry of Germany" by Arthur F. J. Remy
The six-maund ganja-eater consents.
"Indian Fairy Tales" by Anonymous
Next morning he feels uneasy and intoxicated, as if he had taken ganja, and remains in this condition all day.
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston
Some of the more esteemed kinds of hashish are prepared from this ganja.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3" by Various
Ganja and bhang are now considered sacred as being consumed by Mahadeo, and are offered to him.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
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In news:

INTERVIEWS Snoop Lion Influences Children in Ganja -Steeped 'La La La' Video.
Here is the video for Mono-Nick's "hit" song, Ganja Style, a parody of the Psy song Gangnam Style.
Marijuana laws, ' ganja -nomics.
Farmers growing ganja near terror lair.
The Godfathers of Ganja .
ColoradoBiz writer Lisa Ryckman talks with Steve Horowitz, owner of the Ganja Gourmet, about his business -- putting medical cannabis in edible goodies.
And alternatives to too-strong ganja .
The Godfathers of Ganja Directed by Billy Corben Magnolia Pictures Opens April 15, Cinema Village.
With dreadlocks of unusually impressive girth, it would be easy to mistake the rapper Mr Lif for a ganja-soaked reggae star.
Is Brooke Shields smokin' da ganja.
The New York Times Is on 'A Yoga High With a Little Help' (from Ganja).
Comedian Ngaio Bealum hashes through ganja giggles and medical Mary Jane.
INTERVIEWS Snoop Lion Influences Children in Ganja-Steeped 'La La La' Video.
Farmers growing ganja near terror lair .
It's no wonder the locals in Abbottabad didn't know Osama Bin Laden was living there - they were too busy harvesting their ganja.
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