Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Cush2.

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  • proper n. Cannabis indica, especially strains with high THC content.
  • proper n. Alternative spelling of Cush.

Etymologies

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Shortened from Hindu Kush, the region from which the species originates.

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From Classical Hebrew כוש.

Examples

  • (Descendants of Kush, one of the two sons of Rama.) _Kush Ranjan_.

    The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India—Volume I (of IV)

  • The bottom line is that I was actually entertained when I thought this was going to be really horribly boring like the episode Kush from the start of the season.

    TV week in Review: Quick Thoughts

  • COOPER (voice-over): Gregory Thomas is the co-founder of a local gang prevention group called Kush, stimulus money he hopes to create after school and job training programs and hire dozens of gang outreach workers.

    CNN Transcript Mar 16, 2009

  • While The Wild Asses of the Kush is a "fun" comic, it just isn't a really great comic.

    Major Spoilers

  • We used to play a lot together in a band called Kush, and we have a lot of mutual respect for each other.

    Metal Underground .com

  • This area, referred to in history books as Upper Nubia and known as Kush by the Egyptians, and ruled by Nubians, found itself under the rule of the kings from Egypt - Nubians who had formed the 25th Dynasty in Egypt in 770 B.C. but who had evacuated Egypt in 661 B.C. in the face of the Assyrian invasion - who continued to rule an "egyptianised" kingdom in Nubia.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • The single "Kush" featuring Snoop Dogg and Akon was released late last year as a teaser and has had more than nine million views on Vevo.

    Shawn Amos: PLAY > SKIP: Albums You'll Be Playing in 2011 (Whether You Like Them or Not)

  • For those of you wondering where Dr. Dre was all year... he finally materialized in "Kush" the video for his newest single in early Dec. 2010.

    Joy Yoon: 2010's Biggest Video Star: Dr. Dre

  • MEHDIZADEH: We also have cripple Kush which is a heavy body, high -- it ` s an indica, and that would be used for chronic pain.

    CNN Transcript Jan 30, 2008

  • This is the land to which the name "Kush" properly applies, although Conan, like other northerners, tends to use the term loosely to mean any of the Negro countries south of the deserts of Stygia.

    Conan of Cimmeria

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