Informed High - Becoming Informed about Cannabis

Cannabis Slang

To ensure we are on the same page when we discuss Cannabis, here is a list of Cannabis slang often used.

 

Terms that describe Cannabis:

 

  • Cannabis
  • Marijuana
  • Weed
  • Bud
  • Herb
  • Dank
  • Dagga
  • Ganja
  • Grass
  • Green
  • Kush
  • Mary Jane
  • Pot
  • Mezza
  • Gunjah

 

Forms of Cannabis:

 

  • Dried flower (the usual smelling green flower that comes to mind)
  • Hash or Hashish
  • Oils
  • Edibles
  • Health products
  • Beautry products
  • Products for animal consumption

 

The act of consuming Cannabis:

 

  • To blaze
  • To smoke
  • To get stoned
  • To get ripped

 

The experience of being high on Cannabis:

 

  • High
  • Baked
  • Stoned
  • Ripped
  • Blazed
  • Burnt
  • Lifted
  • Lit up
  • Roasted
  • Fried
  • Cheeched
  • Blitzed

 

 

Mixing Intoxicants

 

  • Cross-faded (alcohol and Cannabis)

 

 

How do people consume Cannabis?

 

  • Ingesting edibles, oils, capsules, powders
  • Smoking the dried flower, often includes stems, leaves, seeds from the Cannabis plant
  • Nasal or topical sprays (actively being developed)

 

 

Smoking Devices and Tools

 

The Rolled Variety

 

 

Glass Devices

 

 

Electronic Devices

 

  • Table Herb (the dried flower) Vaporizer
  • Portable Herb Vaporizer
  • Portable Oil Vaporizer

 

Accessories

 

  • Grinder/Busker
  • Smell-proof containers
  • Pokey
  • Lighter

 

 

 

Consuming Too Much

 

Over-consumption of Wed is often described with the term ‘greening out’ and often describe falling asleep due to intoxication. While taking too much is a concern, like other intoxicants, no deaths have ever been attributed to overdosing on Cannabis. The ‘first ever’ death was claimed to occur last year regarding an 11-month-old, but reports found this claim to be false.

 

 

Getting Technical

 

Consider this a quick technical overview, I will be going into further detail in future posts. Cannabis is a classification of a flowering plant. The species commonly consumed are Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Indica. These species are used to create the various forms of Cannabis described above. Hemp also belongs to the Cannabis family, but varies from Cannabis Sativa and Indica dramatically.

 

This is just a start. I will be expanding on this list of Cannabis slang, and adding links to focus in on importants terms and concepts in future posts. If you would like to see something added here, use the form below. Thanks!

 

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Arnold Warkentin

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