A person who is addicted, especially to a harmfuldrug(noun)
To cause someone to become addicted, especially to a harmful drug (verb)
Examples of word addict
Who knew that all you had to do was sit on the floor of the bathroom for 24 hours, suffer the dry heaves for a while and boom, just like that, a years-long Vicodin addict is in recovery.
I'm not a label addict, although I will check out Donna Karan, Dolce
Tell a cocaine or heroin addict or an alcoholic to "just say no" after that first snort, shot, or drink.
For obvious reasons I have chosen not to take drugs, but with the latest from pharmacology the risks of becoming a permanent addict is perhaps reduced?
The lineup was impressive for fans of '70s and' 80s rock with Kiss lead guitarist Ace Frehley and Guns N 'Roses drummer Steven Adler, but panelist (and former heroin addict) Rickie Lee Jones stole the show playing a couple songs, including the beautifully fractured ballad, "The Magazine", about a junkie desperately trying to score.
The show gives you hope for them: two of the cops have been revealed to have come from similar circumstances, and there is a former heroin addict character who is mentoring others through NA.
Evans became a full-blown heroin addict during his time with the Miles Davis Sextet in 1958 and 1959.
April 18th, 2010 at 11: 52 am trooper says: preach on, brother heroin addict, preach on.
Conservative addict, is that what you guys call “compassionate conservatism”?