hooked on

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Definition of hooked on

1 : addicted to (a drug) He got hooked on drugs at an early age.
2 : very interested and enthusiastic about (something) He's hooked on skiing. She got hooked on the show after watching one episode.

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“Hooked on.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hooked%20on. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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