Definition of stoner
: a person who habitually uses drugs or alcohol
Examples of stoner in a Sentence
The movie's a comedy about a couple of stoners.
a comedy about aging stoners who are still trying to get their act together
Recent Examples of stoner from the Web
In the 2006 stoner comedy Grandma’s Boy, eccentric video game creator J.P. — who inexplicably speaks in a robot voice — gets a bit overexcited when a woman at a party plays along with his robotic proclivities.
Studio heads at DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures anticipate that Thunder, which opens at more than 3,000 theaters Wednesday, will beat the $23 million weekend take of Seth Rogen’s stoner shootout, Pineapple Express.
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Origin and Etymology of stoner
First Known Use: 1971See Words from the same year
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Definition of stoner for English Language Learners
: a person who uses drugs frequently : a person who is often stoned on drugs (such as marijuana)
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