1. any plant of the genus Cannabis; a coarse bushy annual with palmate leaves and clusters of small green flowers; yields tough fibers and narcotic drugs

Similar word(s): hemp

Definition categories: plant, bush, shrub

2. 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

Similar word(s): ganja, marihuana, marijuana

Definition categories: man–made