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addict

Translation of addict in German:

  • British English: /ˈadɪkt/
    American English: /ˈædɪkt/
    transitive verb be addicted
    süchtig sein
    become addicted [to something]
    [nach etwas] süchtig werden
    be addicted to alcohol/smoking/drugs
    alkohol-/nikotin-/drogensüchtig sein

noun

British English: /ˈadɪkt/
American English: /ˈædɪkt/
  • Süchtige, der/die
    [figurative] [colloquial] ([begeisterte] Anhänger der, Anhängerin die)
    become an addict
    süchtig werden
    drug/heroin addicts
    Drogen-/Heroinsüchtige
    Pl.
    a TV addict [figurative]
    [colloquial]
    ein Fernsehnarr

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