ADDICT: BE ADDICTED

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  • Addict — Ad*dict , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addicted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Addicting}.] [L. addictus, p. p. of addicere to adjudge, devote; ad + dicere to say. See {Diction}.] 1. To apply habitually; to devote; to habituate; with to. They addict themselves to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Addicted — Addict Ad*dict , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addicted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Addicting}.] [L. addictus, p. p. of addicere to adjudge, devote; ad + dicere to say. See {Diction}.] 1. To apply habitually; to devote; to habituate; with to. They addict… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Addicted — (or similar) may refer to:* Addicted (2002 film), a South Korean film * Addicted (2008 film), a remake of the South Korean film starring Sarah Michelle Gellar * Addicted (album), an album by Sweetbox * Addicted (single), a single from the… …   Wikipedia

  • addicted — (adj.) 1530s, delivered over by judicial sentence; pp. adjective from ADDICT (Cf. addict) (v.). Modern sense of dependent is short for self addicted to give over or award (oneself) to someone or some practice (1560s; exact phrase from c.1600);… …   Etymology dictionary

  • addict — [ə dikt′; ] for n. [, ad′ikt] vt. [< L addictus, pp. of addicere, to give assent < ad , to + dicere, to say: see DICTION] 1. to give (oneself) up to some strong habit: usually in the passive voice 2. to cause (someone) to become addicted to …   English World dictionary

  • addict — ad·dict 1 /ə dikt/ vt: to cause (a person) to become physiologically dependent upon a drug ad·dict 2 / a dikt/ n: one who is addicted to a drug Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Addicted to Noise — was an online music magazine in the early days of the World Wide Web. Founded by ex Rolling Stone editorwriter Michael Goldberg, it published it s first issue in January of 1995. It was originally push was to become the online equivalent of… …   Wikipedia

  • Addicted (desambiguación) — Addicted (o variantes como Addict) puede hacer referencia a: Addicted (2002), película surcoreano. Addicted (2003), canción de Simple Plan. Addicted (2008), canción de P.O.D. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados con el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Addict — Ad*dict , p. p. Addicted; devoted. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • addict — ► NOUN ▪ a person who is addicted to something …   English terms dictionary

  • addict — {{11}}addict (n.) 1909, in reference to morphine, from ADDICT (Cf. addict) (v.). {{12}}addict (v.) 1530s (implied in addicted), from L. addictus, pp. of addicere to deliver, award, yield; give assent, make over, sell, figuratively to devote,… …   Etymology dictionary

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