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(of a substance, thing, or activity) Causing or likely to cause someone to become addicted to it,
  1. (of a substance, thing, or activity) Causing or likely to cause someone to become addicted to it
    • - a highly addictive drug
    • - gambling can become addictive
  2. Of, relating to, or susceptible to the fact of being or becoming addicted to something
    • - addictive behavior
    • - I have a very addictive personality

  1. causing or characterized by addiction; "addictive drugs"; "addictive behavior"
  2. (addiction) being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs)
  3. (addiction) an abnormally strong craving
  4. (addiction) (Roman law) a formal award by a magistrate of a thing or person to another person (as the award of a debtor to his creditor); a surrender to a master; "under Roman law addiction was the justification for slavery"
  5. Addictive was an Australian thrash metal band, that formed in 1988. It was part of the Sydney thrash metal scene of the late 1980s. It was particularly influenced by Metallica and Sacred Reich.
  6. Addictive are a duo signed to 2NV Records and consist of Louise Bagan and Aisha Stuart. Both girls had years of singing behind them, honing their musical talents in gospel choirs and talent shows which included Louise beating Leona Lewis to 1st prize in a East London singing competition but it ...
  7. "Addictive" is a 2002 single recorded by Truth Hurts for Dr. Dre's Aftermath label. One of the label's few R&B hits, "Addictive" features a guest rap from Rakim, and is based around a Hindi music sample, which eventually brought on a $500 million lawsuit against Aftermath. ...
  8. Historically, addiction has been defined with regard solely to psychoactive substances (for example alcohol, tobacco and other drugs) which cross the blood-brain barrier once ingested, temporarily altering the chemical milieu of the brain.
  9. (Addicted (2002 film)) Addicted is a 2002 South Korean thriller film directed by Park Young-hoon.
  10. (Addicted (2008 film)) Possession is a psychological thriller film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar and Lee Pace.
  11. A drug that causes an addiction; Anything that is very habit-forming; Causing or tending to cause addiction; habit-forming; Characterized by or susceptible to addiction
  12. (addiction) The state of being addicted; devotion; inclination; A habit or practice that damages, jeopardizes or shortens one's life but when ceased causes trauma; A pathological relationship to mood altering experience that has life damaging consequences
  13. (Addictiveness) the spice has narcotic properties, thus increasing demand and creating a large and hungry market for it. An individual's addiction to the spice increases the more they consume of it.
  14. (addicted) Devoted to a particular interest or activity or dependent on a particular substance.
  15. (Addiction) A primary, chronic, neurobiological disease, with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. ...
  16. (Addiction) the overpowering physical or psychological urge to continue alcohol or drug use in spite of adverse consequences. Often, there is an increase in tolerance for the drug and withdrawal symptoms sometimes occur if the drug is discontinued.
  17. (addiction) Uncontrollable craving, seeking and use of a substance such as a drug or alcohol.
  18. (Addiction) A physiological and psychological compulsion for a habit-forming substance. In extreme cases, an addiction may become an overwhelming obsession.
  19. (Addiction) A chronic, relapsing disease characterized by compulsive drug-seeking and abuse and by long-lasting chemical changes in the brain.
  20. (Addiction) Refers to both the physical craving for a chemical and to the psychologically learned behavior in which the person develops a primary relationships with a chemical (i.e., it comes before everything else). ...
  21. (addiction) Need for a psychoactive drug or activity, which the person cannot stop themselves from indulging in.
  22. (Addiction) dependence on a substance (such as alcohol or other drugs) or an activity, to the point that stopping is very difficult and causes severe physical and mental reactions
  23. (addiction) compulsive need for and use of a habit-forming substance (as heroin, nicotine, or alcohol) characterized by tolerance and by well-defined physiological symptoms upon withdrawal; broadly : persistent compulsive use of a substance known by the user to be harmful   Brand X 7X18
  24. (Addiction) A state of dependence produced by the habitual taking of drugs, including alcohol, characterized by compulsion, loss of control and continued patterns of use despite negative consequences.
  25. (Addiction) A disease process characterized by the continued use of a specific psychoactive substance despite physical, psychological or social harm.