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Definition of "addicted" []

  • Being physically or psychologically dependent on something. (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of addict. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "addicted" in a sentence
  • "KING: Were you encouraged, Robert Redford, by the president using the term addicted to oil in the State of the Union?"
  • "Retelling the evolution of humans and 'reward' brain chemistry and addiction (or habituation), combined with peer status, to posit the moral of the story: Being overconsumption-addicted is a death grip -- our own."
  • "The problem with Lindsay Lonely and a lot of celebrities who are addicted is that they get coddled."