Definition of drug abuse in English:

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drug abuse


[mass noun]
The habitual taking of illegal drugs.
Example sentences
  • Instead put it into wiping out hard drug abuse, education so people really understand the problem and the health system.
  • I think that most young kids are bought up well and steer clear of rampant drug abuse opting just for the occasional experience.
  • Not getting the highs he was craving, Mike went to the next stage of drug abuse - injecting heroin.

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