1. [ noun ] (pharmacology) street names for marijuana
Synonyms: dope locoweed sess mary_jane pot sens green_goddess skunk smoke weed grass
Related terms: cannabis smoke
2. [ noun ] (pharmacology) 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
Synonyms: dope marijuana pot grass marihuana ganja weed sess sens smoke skunk Mary_Jane cannabis
Related terms: soft_drug controlled_substance dope acapulco_gold hemp joint
3. [ noun ] a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
Synonyms: gauge
Related terms: measuring_instrument dipstick gas_gauge vacuum_gauge depth_gauge rain_gauge strain_gauge surface_gauge anemometer water_gauge wire_gauge pressure_gauge gauge
4. [ verb ] (games) place a bet on
Synonyms: bet_on stake game punt back

"Which horse are you backing?" "I'm betting on the new horse"

Related terms: bet parlay ante bettor
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1869
6. [ noun ] (botany) a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared
Synonyms: marihuana ganja pot grass dope weed sess sens skunk Mary-Jane Cannabis_sativa marijuana
Related terms: hemp acapulco_gold
Similar spelling:   gauge