Translation of "addictive" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /əˈdɪk.tɪv/ us /əˈdɪk.tɪv/

C1 An addictive drug is one that you cannot stop taking once you have started.

Tobacco is highly addictive. 烟草极易使人上瘾。

C1 An addictive activity or food is one that you cannot stop doing or eating once you have started.

The problem with video games is that they're addictive. 电子游戏的问题在于它们会使人上瘾。
These nuts are addictive - I can't stop eating them. 这些坚果让人上瘾,我一吃就停不住嘴。
addictive personality

a set of characteristics that mean that you very quickly become addicted to drugs, food, alcohol, etc.

He's got an addictive personality. 他具有成瘾人格。

More examples

  • Heroin is obtained from morphine and is extremely addictive.
  • Why is it that I find chocolate so addictive?
  • Betting can be as addictive as drinking or smoking.
  • These tablets are not thought to be addictive.
  • Why do some individuals suffer from addictive problems more than others?

(Translation of “addictive” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)