Addiction synonyms

ə-dĭk'shən
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The use of authority, influence, or other power to force (compel) a person or persons to act.
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A consuming desire; a yearning.
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A tendency, disposition, or inclination:
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An irresistible physical or psychological need, especially for a chemical substance.
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An addiction, esp. to narcotics
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The act of enslaving or the state of being a slave; bondage
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The definition of habituation is the process or state of becoming adapted or accustomed to something.
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The degree of addiction.
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A disorder characterized by a persistent pattern of alcohol use that causes harm or distress. It typically involves cravings for alcohol, inability to control the amount consumed, withdrawal symptoms in its absence, and the need to consume greater quantities in order to feel the same effects, and often results in impaired social functioning and significant damage to physical health.
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The act of inclining or the state of being inclined; a bend or tilt:
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Excessive use of alcohol, opiates, stimulants, hallucinogens, etc., esp. without prescription
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(Idiomatic) A state of persistent distress or worry or the cause of such a state.
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The act of fixing, or the state of being fixed or fixated.
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(US, slang) An addiction or intense craving.
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Something sexual or nonsexual, such as an object or a part of the body, which arouses sexual desire or is necessary for one to reach full sexual satisfaction. [from the early 19th c.]
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Lack of concern, interest, or feeling; apathy
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A state of dependence; a refusal to exercise initiative.
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A diseased condition resulting from excessive or habitual use of cocaine
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Delivery into the possession of another, such as vacating of property by the tenant before the lease has terminated so that the landlord may consider termination to have occurred; the giving up of a claim or a right; yielding to the control or power of another; the return of an estate to the one who has a reversion so as to merge the estate into a larger one.
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The definition of withdrawal is the act of taking something out, or stopping participation in an activity.
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Common misspelling of dependence.
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Find another word for addiction. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for addiction, like: compulsion, craving, bent, dependence, habit, enslavement, habituation, obsession, addictedness, alcoholism and inclination.