head shop


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 Yes Please smash burger pop-up is working on opening a new food cart in front of the old Third Eye head shop, 3950 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd. Michael Russell, oregonlive, 1 Apr. 2021 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, 10 Jan. 2020 Myers says the store was the first head shop in Colorado when previous owner Jerry Weintraub opened it. USA TODAY, 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, 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, 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, 4 Dec. 2019 It's sold in specialty stores, head shops and gas stations, as well as online. Jackie Borchardt, Cincinnati.com, 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, 24 June 2019

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First Known Use of head shop

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 18 Jun. 2021.

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