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addictive
American English: /əˈdɪktɪv/
British English: /əˈdɪktɪv/

Translation of addictive in Spanish:

adjective

  • (drug)
    que crea adicción or dependencia or hábito
    adictivo
    the trouble with soap operas is that they're addictive
    el problema con las telenovelas es que crean hábito
    if you exercise a lot, it becomes addictive
    el ejercicio es como una droga, cuanto más haces, más lo necesitas
    Example sentences
    • Pushing the limits of your personal bests will be addicting!
    • He had placed two candles on the table, which gave off a very addicting aroma.
    • The addicting properties of sugar or fast food could easily be tested in humans.

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