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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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

Usage examples (25)
  • We are in a low energy mood, so a few games of backgammon over a sheesha is the perfect afternoon activity.
  • Many sit together at spots along the way to share a cup of coffee and a sheesha.
  • You also get a good whiff of Max's personality, that sheesha-smoking, dart-throwing cynic in love with Egypt in spite of himself.
  • "We have sought an explanation from them … the 'sheesha' materials have been referred to the Forensic Science Laboratory for analysis. for more
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