addict

Definition of addict

noun:

  • someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction; "a golf addict", "a car nut", "a bodybuilding freak", "a news junkie". Synonyms: freak, junkie, junky, nut.
  • someone who is physiologically dependent on a substance; abrupt deprivation of the substance produces withdrawal symptoms.

verb:

  • to cause (someone or oneself) to become dependent (on something, especially a narcotic drug). Synonyms: hook.

Related words

junkie, junky.

Words nearby addict

adduct.

Rhymes with addict

afflict, conflict, constrict, contradict, convict, depict, evict, inflict, licked, predict, predict, restrict, slicked, strict.

Start with addict

addicting, addiction, addictive, addicts, addictions, addicted.

End with addict

readdict, nonaddict.

More information about addict

addict unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • addict is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • addict is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
  • addict is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
Word Search
Classic Word Puzzles
by AppGeneration Software
WordConnect
WordConnect
Classic Word Puzzles
by AppGeneration Software

Word of the Day

waistcoats

noun: a man's sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat.

Unscramble waistcoats
SCRABBLE® is a registered trademark. All intellectual property rights in and to the game are owned in the U.S.A and Canada by Hasbro Inc., and throughout the rest of the world by J.W. Spear & Sons Limited of Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, a subsidiary of Mattel Inc. Mattel and Spear are not affiliated with Hasbro. Words with Friends is a trademark of Zynga. This site is for entertainment purposes only and is not sponsored by or affiliated with Hasbro, Mattel Inc. or Zynga in any way.