doob

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /duːb/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uːb

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

doob (uncountable)

  1. Doob grass.
    Synonym: Bermuda grass
    • 1911, C.M. Hutchinson, “Turf”, in Agricultural Journal Of India, Pusa: Agricultural Research Institute, page 368:
      Doob is a shallow rooted plant and obtains its food from the surface layer of soil; most of the other grasses, with which it has to compete, such as motha (Cyperus rotundus), dabhi (Imperata arundinacea) and rari (Saccharum spontaneum) are comparatively deep-rooted; []

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown, perhaps related to doob grass.

Noun[edit]

doob (plural doobs)

  1. (slang) A marijuana cigarette.
    Synonyms: doobie, joint, reefer, spliff, score; see also Thesaurus:marijuana cigarette
    • 1996, Eric Bogosian, SubUrbia, spoken by Bee-Bee (Dina Spybey-Waters):
      I don't smoke doobs and I don't really hang out.
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Somali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Cushitic *zoob- ~ *doob-.

Noun[edit]

doob ?

  1. bachelor

References[edit]

  • “doob” In: Abdullah Umar Mansur (1985) Qaamuska Afsoomaliga.