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
Vozza and guitarist Jonathan DeCarlo, meanwhile, conjure doomy, stoner-rock riffs that arise suddenly; elsewhere, the guitars spar like boxers, trading minor-key clusters and power chords.
Summer’s here and the time is right for a stoner movie America can believe in.
Much like marijuana entrepreneurs dealing with stoner stereotypes, hemp advocates have to cope with their own crop of cliches.
The four-person show pokes fun at stereotypical stoner surfers and millennials who like technology — which feels neither original nor sophisticated.
She’ll be joined by Frank Ocean, Björk and Nine Inch Nails, as well as artists as unexpected as the stoner metal band Sleep, for three sweaty days in Exposition Park.
In the early days, Wolf tried selling baklava at Oregon dispensaries, which baffled the medical-stoner crowd.
There’s no clear YouTube for stoners, for example –
Together, the pair serve stoner-like takes on nostalgic junk food, much of which shows up on their profane and hilarious Instagram account.
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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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