These folks take their kef, as they do every thing else, quietly.
A––– and his party had started for kef, malgré my dissuasions.
Situated at the intersection of main routes from the west and south, kef occupies a position of strategic importance.
The Oriental mysticism, the kef, as ecstasy is called in the East, are admirably expressed.
To “do kef,” or to “make kef,” is to pass the time in such a state.
1808, from Arabic kaif "well-being, good-humor." Specifically, state of dreaming intoxication produced by smoking cannabis; dolce far niente. In Morocco and Algeria, it was the name for Indian hemp.
(also keef or kief or kif) Marijuana, hashish, or opium
[1878+ Narcotics; fr Arabic, ''pleasure'']