Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

addiction

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of addiction

  1. a physiological need for certain drugs <an addiction to heroin> Synonyms dependence (also dependance), habit, jones [slang], monkey Related Words alcoholism, heroinism, morphinism; habituation, tolerance





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up addiction? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a jerking and twitching of the body

Get Word of the Day daily email!