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hophead

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a person who regularly uses drugs especially illegally
  • in the early 20th century hopheads were people one expected to find only in the netherworld of jazz

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The first known use of hophead was in 1895

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“Hophead.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hophead. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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