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Definitions for ganja
ˈgɑn dʒə, ˈgæn-gan·ja

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marijuana, marihuana, ganja, Cannabis sativanoun

    a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared

  2. cannabis, marijuana, marihuana, ganjanoun

    the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect


  1. ganjanoun


  2. Ganjanoun

    Second largest city of Azerbaijan, known as Yelizavetpol between 1804 and 1918 and as Kirovabad between 1935 and 1983. The birthplace of great Persian poet Nezami.

  3. Etymology: From Bengali, from.


  1. Ganja

    Ganja (, US: ; Hindi pronunciation: [ɡaːɲd͡ʒaː]) is one of the oldest and most commonly used synonyms for marijuana. Its usage in English dates to before 1689.


  1. ganja

    Ganja refers to marijuana, specifically the flower, buds or plant material that contains high concentrations of cannabinoids. Originating from the Sanskrit word for hemp, the term ganja is often associated with Jamaican or Rastafari culture but is used globally. It is commonly used for both recreational and medicinal purposes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ganjanoun

    the dried hemp plant, used in India for smoking. It is extremely narcotic and intoxicating

  2. Etymology: [Hind. gnjh.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ganja

    gan′ja, n. an intoxicating preparation of Indian hemp.

Rap Dictionary

  1. ganjanoun

    See marijuana. "Ganja business controls America" -- Boogie Down Productions (Illegal Business). DAT GOOD SHIT:-)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ganja in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ganja in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of ganja in a Sentence

  1. Christian Beasley:

    I have a license to use ganja( marijuana) for medical reasons but they want to give me four years or more in jail.

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