The definition of an addiction is an obsessive need for a habit forming substance or activity.
The habitual or compulsive consumption of alcoholic liquor to excess
An insatiable craving for alcoholic beverages.
The habitual use of a mood-altering drug, alcoholic beverage, etc.
A riding habit.
Find another word for substance-abuse. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for substance-abuse, like: addiction, alcohol-abuse, alcoholism, dipsomania, drug-abuse, drug dependence, drug habit, drug use, narcotics abuse, solvent-abuse and chemical abuse.