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addiction to drugs.
substance abuse involving drugs.

drug abuse n.
Habitual use of drugs to alter one’s mood, emotion, or state of consciousness.


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  • Drug-addict

    noun 1. a person who is addicted to a narcotic. noun 1. any person who is abnormally dependent on narcotic drugs See addiction

  • Drug bust

    noun the arrest of persons involved with illegal drugs and seizure of the drugs by law enforcement officers

  • Drug baron

    noun 1. the head of an organization that deals in illegal drugs noun a person who runs an organization dealing in illegal substances; also called drug lord

  • Drug-chugging

    adjective Drug-using; narcotic-addicted: None of that hippy-dippy, war-protesting, free-loving, drug-chugging stuff for him [1990s+; fr drug plus chug, ”drink, gulp”]

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