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hokus

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hokus

noun

Any narcotic (1930+ Narcotics)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • "Maybe they can fix us up," rumbled the lion, winking at Sir hokus.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • Sir hokus had been staring anxiously at the King for some time.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • "In sooth 'tis that," mumbled Sir hokus, his mouth full of baked apple.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • Sir hokus, though still spluttering, was beginning to revive.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • "Let's do a little reconnoitering, hokus," he said carelessly.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • Sir hokus swept the camel a bow and fairly beamed with pleasure.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • "Methinks a proper wish might serve us well," observed Sir hokus.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • Even Sir hokus, brave as he was, felt that nothing could be done.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • Sir hokus, with folded arms, was gazing regretfully at the bean pole.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum
  • "He isn't," said Dorothy indignantly, for Sir hokus was too shaken about to answer.

    The Royal Book of Oz L. Frank Baum

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