DEA reveals 2018 list of bizarre street slang terms for recreational drugs

Mail Online | 7/12/2018 | Reporter
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While terms like 'bud' and 'white girl' have become common street slang for drugs like marijuana and cocaine, the DEA has revealed their own terminology for the substances.

A 2018 report from the US Drug Enforcement Administration provides a comprehensive list of bizarre and wacky slang terms for recreational drugs including marijuana, cocaine, heroin, LSD and more.

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Celebritie names including Beyoncé and Bruno Mars are code names for heroin and GHB, while jelly beans and grasshoppers are used to describe crack cocaine and marijuana.

The first list of drug slang code words were published by the DEA in May 2017 and has since been updated to keep up with evolving street talk.

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Each term comes from a variety of law enforcement and open sources, according tot he DEA.

'Due to the dynamics of the ever-changing drug scene, subsequent additions, deletions, and corrections are inevitable.'


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