roach clip
noun Date: 1968 a metal clip that resembles tweezers and is used by marijuana smokers to hold a roach

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  • Roach clip — A roach clip is a clip, or other form of holder which is employed to hold onto the stub of a cigarette, usually a joint, that in this context is termed a roach, without burning the lips or fingers, and to facilitate passing the cigarette to… …   Wikipedia

  • roach clip — noun metal tweezers used by marijuana smokers to hold a roach • Syn: ↑roach holder • Hypernyms: ↑pincer, ↑pair of pincers, ↑tweezer, ↑pair of tweezers * * * Slang. a small tweezerlike clip for holding the butt of a marijuana cigarette. [1965 70] …   Useful english dictionary

  • roach clip — AND roach pick n. a device to hold a roach and make it smokable. (Drugs.) □ When the cops find a roach clip on you, you’ve had it. □ They found two roach picks and a pipe …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • roach clip — Slang. a small tweezerlike clip for holding the butt of a marijuana cigarette. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • roach clip — noun A clip or holder (usually a 1 electrical alligator clamp,) that is attached to a hand rolled marijuana cigarette, so that less marijuana is wasted …   Wiktionary

  • Clip — may refer to: In holding devices: Clip (ammunition), a device for storing multiple rounds together as a unit Sometimes confused with magazine (firearms) Paper clip, a device for holding several sheets of paper together Binder clip, a device used… …   Wikipedia

  • roach holder — noun metal tweezers used by marijuana smokers to hold a roach • Syn: ↑roach clip • Hypernyms: ↑pincer, ↑pair of pincers, ↑tweezer, ↑pair of tweezers * * * roach clip or …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roach (drug culture) — In US slang a roach is term for the remainder of a joint or blunt after most has been smoked. A roach can be smoked further through use of a roach clip, or by stuffing it in the screened crater of a one hitter. They are often discolored to a… …   Wikipedia

  • clip — 1. tv. to cheat someone. (See also clipped; clip joint.) □ That guy in there clipped me for a fiver. □ I didn’t clip you or anybody else! 2. tv. to kill someone. □ Rocko had orders to clip both Max and John …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • roach pick — Go to roach clip …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

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