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Princeton's WordNet

  1. addictedadjective

    compulsively or physiologically dependent on something habit-forming

    "she is addicted to chocolate"; "addicted to cocaine"

Wiktionary

  1. addictedadjective

    Being physically or psychologically dependent on something.

Wikipedia

  1. Addicted

    Addicted is Ace Youngs second single, after his 2006 song "Scattered". "Addicted" is the first and only single from his self-titled 2008 CD. The song was written by Desmond Child and Andreas Carlsson, who was part of the team who wrote for the Backstreet Boys. It was produced by Desmond Child. The song features a guitar solo by former Marilyn Manson guitarist John 5.

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  1. addicted

    Addicted refers to a physical or psychological dependence on a substance, behavior or activity. It's characterized by a compulsive engagement, lack of control, persistence despite negative consequences, tolerance, and withdrawal symptoms upon discontinuation. While it's commonly associated with drug or alcohol use, one can also become addicted to behaviors such as gambling, eating, or even using the internet.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Addicted

    of Addict

Wikidata

  1. Addicted

    "Addicted" is the third single by the Canadian pop punk band Simple Plan from their debut album No Pads, No Helmets... Just Balls. It is featured on the Karaoke Revolution video game.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of addicted in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of addicted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of addicted in a Sentence

  1. Dave Jones:

    Bathum and Wallace’s alleged conspiracy victimized hundreds of people addicted to drugs and alcohol by keeping them in a never-ending cycle of treatment, addiction, and fraud — all the while lining their pockets with millions of dollars from allegedly fraudulent insurance claims.

  2. Kim Myung-jun:

    Once you listen in, you tend to keep listening under the blanket. It gets you addicted, aM radio stations like Far East Broadcasting Company have pretty good signals and can be listened to clearly in much of North Korea.

  3. Melissa Bragg:

    I know I ’m addicted to my phone, being a stay-at-home homeschooling mom, I really feel isolated from other adults much of the time. Social media probably accounts for 90 percent of my socialization. I’ve joined way too many Facebook groups and I am constantly just scrolling through them. It can get in the way of me taking care of my household responsibilities. Sometimes I ’ll be so engrossed in a conversation happening online that an hour or more goes by and I have n’t moved.

  4. Ed Hernandez:

    We will not sit on the sidelines while big tobacco markets to our kids and gets another generation of young people hooked on a product that will ultimately kill them, tobacco companies know that people are more likely to become addicted to smoking if they start at a young age.

  5. Bhagavad Gita:

    Meditation is not for him who eats too much, nor for him who eats not at all not for him who is over much addicted to sleep, nor for him who is always awake.

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