Definitions for nargileh

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hookah, narghile, nargileh, sheesha, shisha, chicha, calean, kalian, water pipe, hubble-bubble, hubbly-bubbly(noun)

    an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water

    "a bipolar world with the hookah and Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola"

GCIDE

  1. Nargileh(n.)

    An apparatus for smoking tobacco. It has a long flexible tube, and the smoke is drawn through water. Also called hoookah and water pipe. Functionally similar to the hubble-bubble, a simplified form.

  2. Origin: [Per. nrghl, prop., a cocoanut; prob. so called because first made of a cocoanut.]

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nargileh(noun)

    an apparatus for smoking tobacco. It has a long flexible tube, and the smoke is drawn through water

  2. Origin: [Per. nrghl, prop., a cocoanut; prob. so called because first made of a cocoanut.]

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