What does drug abuse mean?

Definitions for drug abuse

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word drug abuse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. substance abuse, drug abuse, habit(noun)

    excessive use of drugs


  1. drug abuse(Noun)

    Misuse of, or overindulgence in, drugs; substance abuse.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drug abuse in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drug abuse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Patrick Fehling:

    Prescription drug abuse is a massive problem in the United States.

  2. Plastic Jesus:

    We only hear about (drug abuse) when high-profile people in Hollywood have a meltdown, check into rehab, or die.

  3. Shekhar Saxena:

    The prevalence of depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorders and drug abuse vary significantly more between different societies and there are some cultural factors for that.

  4. Jud Horras:

    We have known about concerns and challenges there (at Penn State) for quite some time. They've had alcohol concerns, hazing concerns, drug abuse. There have been a lot of concerns at Penn State.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    I hope we can work together this year on some bipartisan priorities like criminal justice reform and helping people who are battling prescription drug abuse and heroin abuse. So who knows? We might surprise the cynics again.

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