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shroom

1. noun, slang An informal shortening of "mushroom." Used primarily in plural constructions; sometimes spelled with an apostrophe to indicate the abbreviation. No shrooms on my pizza, please! I'm going 'shroom picking with my uncle in the woods behind our house—want to come?
2. noun, slang A mushroom containing psilocybin, a compound with psychoactive effects when ingested. Used almost exclusively in plural constructions. I ate way too many shrooms and had the trippiest night of my life! I only do weed and shrooms because they grow naturally in the ground—I stay away from powders and pills.
3. verb, slang To ingest psilocybin mushrooms in order to experience their mind-altering effects. I used to shroom all the time when I was in college, but these days, it seems to really mess with my mental health. There were a bunch of people shrooming at the concert.

shrooms

(ʃrumz)
1. n. the tips of the peyote cactus that contain mescaline. (Drugs. From mushrooms. Not really a mushroom.) I got some shrooms. Ya wanna come over?
2. n. mushrooms. (From sense 1) Do you want shrooms on your pizza?
See also: shroom
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Shrooms is a modern day horror with a strong anti-drugs message that marks a departure for Irish director Paddy Breathnach from his usual black comedies.
Shrooms tells the story of a group of American youngsters who visit Ireland and embark on a mind-blowing hallucinogenic trip which ends in murder and mayhem.
The long-term effects are not well understood but shrooms have been connected to the development of disconnected thoughts, delusions, hallucinations and changes in mood of behavior (https://www.
Lindsey Haun stars in Shrooms Students take magic mushrooms in a forest, and find they cannot tell whether an evil presence stalking them is real or a hallucination 2007 *** VideoPlus+O Code numbers are in italics next to titles.
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Directed by Paddy Breathnach, the man who brought us horror film Shrooms, it's silly and not for the easily-offended but not without its diversions.
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IRISH horror movie Shrooms feels more like three hours than 87 minutes, despite its clever title and art work.
SHROOMS (18) Paddy Breathnach tries his hand with mixed fortunes at a modern day horror film with a strong anti-drugs message.
After Jake has unloaded the entire backstory in a campfire chat--the forest has an abandoned juvie detention center where inmates were tortured and slaughtered--the five start on the shrooms.
SHROOMS (18) Paddy Breathnach tries his hand - with mixed fortunes - at a modern-day horror film with a strong anti-drugs message.
Not just unoriginal, dull and as scary as the adventures of Noddy, Shrooms makes you want to plant a tombstone in the earth and mourn the death of horror.