Hennessey

n
a.
alcohol
b.
marihuana
For US rappers and hip hop aficionados the French cognac brand Hennessey be-came a generic term for (expensive) alcohol. Among black British adolescents in London in 2001, probably in ignorance of its origin, the word could be used of both alcohol and cannabis.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • Hennessey, Oklahoma — Infobox Settlement official name = Hennessey, Oklahoma settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location of Hennessey, Oklahoma mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …   Wikipedia

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  • Hennessey Venom GT — Modèle exposé à Houston en 2010. La Hennessey Venom GT est une voiture de sport parmi les plus puissantes au monde. Dotée d un moteur V8 Biturbo pouvant être préparé jusqu à 1 200 ch[1] elle atteint les 100 km/h en 2,4 secondes. Elle est basée… …   Wikipédia en Français

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