Definitions for habit-forming

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hab′it-form`ing(adj.)

  1. tending to cause addiction, esp. through physiological dependence.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Physiology

Origin of habit-forming:

1895–1900

Princeton's WordNet

  1. addictive, habit-forming(adj)

    causing or characterized by addiction

    "addictive drugs"; "addictive behavior"

Wiktionary

  1. habit-forming(Adjective)

    Addictive; likely to cause dependence or recurrence of use.

    Many government prohibit the advertising of habit-forming substances to minors.

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