head shop

noun

Definition of head shop

: a shop specializing in articles (such as hashish pipes and roach clips) of interest to drug users

Examples of head shop in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Two bong-wielding bandits are accused of beating a store clerk bloody with the glass water pipe during a Vancouver head shop heist, authorities said. oregonlive, "Vancouver head shop clerk beaten bloody with foot-long bong, authorities say," 10 Jan. 2020 Myers says the store was the first head shop in Colorado when previous owner Jerry Weintraub opened it. USA TODAY, "Pothole protest, Ernie Pyle, urine scare: News from around our 50 states," 4 Dec. 2019 Tinctures are one of the most popular ways to ingest CBD and are available at most head shops and online. Mary Schumacher, chicagotribune.com, "Marijuana 101: A beginner’s guide to CBD tincture," 22 Aug. 2019 Ditching her secretarial job at the BBC to work in a head shop, Harry navigated the edges of new sensibilities. Washington Post, "In her memoir, Debbie Harry proves she’s more than just a pretty blonde in tight pants," 27 Sep. 2019 The first head shop in this state at the forefront of counterculture and legal marijuana plans to close with the new year. USA TODAY, "Pothole protest, Ernie Pyle, urine scare: News from around our 50 states," 4 Dec. 2019 It's sold in specialty stores, head shops and gas stations, as well as online. Jackie Borchardt, Cincinnati.com, "Ohio delays kratom ban; bill proposed to regulate the herbal supplement," 12 Apr. 2019 These beverages by the Oki company are among the first wave of large-production, mainstream products that are taking CBD out of the neighborhood head shop, dispensary or hippie health food store and into mainstream commerce. The Washington Post, Twin Cities, "CBD-infused food and beverages are still illegal under US law. So why are they everywhere?," 24 June 2019 These beverages by the Oki company are among the first wave of large-production, mainstream products that are taking CBD out of the neighborhood head shop, dispensary or hippie health food store and into mainstream commerce. Laura Reiley, Washington Post, "CBD-infused food and beverages are still illegal under U.S. law. So why are they everywhere?," 24 June 2019

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1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Head shop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/head%20shop. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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