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hookah

[ hoo k-uh ]SEE DEFINITION OF hookah

Synonyms for hookah

  • plumbing
  • water main
  • conduit
  • hubble-bubble
  • kalian
  • main
  • nargileh
  • sluice
  • steam pipe
  • water conduit
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HOOKAH

Also, a term for a short pipe, probably derived from hookah.

Puffing at his hookah and munching musk-flavoured condiments.

One was given a hookah to smoke, and remembered nothing of what he said or had to say.

In front of him were his hookah, a sword, and several nosegays.

Only Nao's father was in sight, and he sat dozing over his hookah.

Ratikanta was enjoying his hookah, seated in a chair next to him.

Ram Deen puffed the hookah in silence when it reached him again.

No one spoke, and the hookah passed from hand to hand in a dreary silence.

He called for a new light-ball to his hookah, and considered the case.

The hakim, still squatting, slid over his hookah with a friendly foot, and Kim pulled at the good weed.

WORD ORIGIN

also hooka, 1763, from Arabic huqqah "small box, vessel" (through which the smoke is drawn), extended in Urdu to the whole apparatus.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HOOKAH

water pipe

nounpipe through which water moves
  • conduit
  • hookah
  • hubble-bubble
  • kalian
  • main
  • nargileh
  • plumbing
  • sluice
  • steam pipe
  • water conduit
  • water main
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