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 Hollywood Hi is an old fashioned head shop a few doors down from Friendly Stranger. New York Times, 18 Apr. 2022 Matt works at Mystic Arts World, a head shop, art gallery and community center owned by the Brotherhood. Los Angeles Times, 13 Jan. 2022 Lang, a native New Yorker, moved to Coconut Grove, FL in the late 1960s and opened a head shop. Jason Newman, Rolling Stone, 9 Jan. 2022 Three years before co-creating the original Woodstock in ’69, Lang had opened his first business: a head shop in Miami’s Coconut Grove neighborhood. Lyndsey Havens, Billboard, 9 Jan. 2022 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 See More

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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 Aug. 2022.

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