addicted Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “addicted” in the English Dictionary

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uk   us   /əˈdɪk.tɪd/
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unable to ​stop taking ​drugs, or doing something as a ​habit: By the ​age of 14 he was addicted toheroin. I'm addicted to (= I very often ​eat)chocolate. I ​know that if I ​startwatching a ​soapopera I ​immediatelybecome hopelessly addicted.
uk   us   /əˈdɪk.ʃən/
B2 drug addiction his addiction toalcohol
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