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Definition of viper



  • archaic term for a marijuana smoker. Originated among black jazz musicians of the 1930s.
    George was a self-proclaimed viper.
    • See more words with the same meaning: drug user.

    Last edited on Apr 29 2013. Submitted by Merrick from Little Rock, AR, USA on Dec 10 2002.

  • One who is hip or "cool" in the jazz scene

    Last edited on Jan 30 2012. Submitted by Anonymous on Jan 30 2012.

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Other terms relating to 'drug user':

Definitions include: a heavy user of acid (LSD).
Definitions include: a person who is known to use drugs and to be high all the time - especially one that uses crack.
Definitions include: a person who is frequently, or at present, on drugs.
Definitions include: addicted.
Definitions include: a person who has both street and book knowledge.
Definitions include: under the influence of drugs, often LSD ("acid").
Definitions include: a drug addict.
Definitions include: nice, excellent, worthy of envy; "cool"; "tight"; "awesome"; etc.
Definitions include: a person who acts like they are addicted to crack cocaine.
Definitions include: person who is habitually intoxicated (from alcohol or other drugs).
Definitions include: permanently impaired from drug abuse.
Definitions include: a drug addict.
Definitions include: to appear as if permanently under the influence of drugs, even when sober.
Definitions include: acronym for "burned out old fart".
Definitions include: a drug addict.

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Definitions include: See run train.
Definitions include: to interfere with a male's attempt to talk to a prospective romantic or sexual partner.
Definitions include: secret.
Definitions include: to inform on (i.e. report the misdeeds) of someone else; "tattle".
Definitions include: to deteriorate.
Definitions include: to become enraged.
Definitions include: fat.
Definitions include: to start drinking alcohol again in the morning to avoid feeling hung-over.
Definitions include: to quickly attack a weakness.
Definitions include: to ignore reality.

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