420 means smoking cannabis.
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420 (pronounced four-twenty) is a slang term that is a euphemism for smoking cannabis.
420 is used to refer to the consumption and enjoyment of marijuana, occasionally referencing the time 4:20 pm.
April 20 (4/20) has become an international day for celebrating and smoking cannabis, and is often called Weed Day. Events are held at locations throughout the world on this day, where marijuana users gather to light up at 4:20 pm.
420 friendly is used to refer to people or places that are open and acceptable to the use of cannabis.
Where Would You See 420?
In texting… and chat… and on social media, such as Facebook… and dating apps, such as Tinder… and messaging apps, such as Snapchat.
It’s 4:20! Remember that smoking weed doesn’t make you cool, BUT a lot of cool ass people smoke weed.
420 blaze it.
Happy 4/20 everyone.
Random 420 Stuff
The term 420 originated in 1971 at San Rafael High School in northern California.
A group of students (known as Waldos) used to meet at the Louis Pasteur statue on the school grounds at 4:20 pm to smoke marijuana. They did this so regularly that they started to use 420 as a euphemism for lighting up. The expression spread and is now used worldwide.
A number of false claims are frequently made about the origin of 420, but it is not the police or penal code for marijuana possession in California or any other state…
and it is not the date of Bob Marley’s birth or death…
and it is not the number of chemical compounds in cannabis.
On Interstate 70 in Colorado, the Mile Marker 420 sign was stolen several times. The Colorado Department of Transportation replaced the sign with one reading 419.99 to stop further thefts.
In 2003, California Senate Bill 420 was introduced to regulate the use of medical marijuana and deliberately referenced the status of 420.
420 was the title of an episode of Family Guy, first screened in 2009, that centered on cannabis use.
Other 420 Meanings
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