withdrawal symptoms Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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withdrawal symptomsnoun [plural]

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the ​unpleasantphysical and ​mentaleffects that ​result when you ​stop doing or taking something, ​especially a ​drug, that has ​become a ​habit: He was ​suffering from all the ​classicwithdrawalsymptomsassociated with giving up ​heroin.figurative humorous I haven't ​watched any TV for over a ​week and I'm having ​withdrawalsymptoms.
(Definition of withdrawal symptoms from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “withdrawal symptoms”
in Chinese (Simplified) 脱瘾症状, (尤指)戒毒反应…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脫癮癥狀, (尤指)戒毒反應…
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