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English definition of “addicted”

addicted

adjective     /əˈdɪk.tɪd/
unable to stop taking drugs, or doing something as a habit: By the age of 14 he was addicted to heroin. I'm addicted to (= I very often eat) chocolate. I know that if I start watching a soap opera I immediately become hopelessly addicted.AddictionDrug addiction addiction     /əˈdɪk.ʃən/ B2 drug addiction his addiction to alcoholAddictionDrug addiction
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