Translation of addiction in Spanish:

addiction

adicción, n.

Pronunciation /əˈdɪkʃ(ə)n/

noun

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    adicción feminine
    drug addiction drogadicción
    • this drug can produce addiction este fármaco puede crear dependencia / causar adicción
    • physical/psychological addiction dependencia física/psíquica
    • It is widely used as a substitute for patients who are attempting to combat addiction to heroin.
    • The suicide rate is one of the highest in Europe, and there is alcoholism and drug addiction.
    • The excess body weight has now gone, along with his addiction to alcohol and drugs.
    • Participants are offered help in everything from fighting drug addiction to getting a job.
    • But her young life was cut short after she became caught in a spiral of drug addiction.
    • Almost everyone here knows someone whose child is struggling with drug addiction.
    • It is the supporters of the current system who are not serious about fighting drug addiction.
    • She was embarrassed about her drug addiction and wanted to do something about it.
    • It went wrong for us fairly quickly, mostly as a result of my worsening drug addiction.
    • There is a genuine debate about how to deal with the harm done by drug addiction.
    • It is now widely accepted that a high proportion of crime is the result of drug addiction.
    • Many now see drug addiction as a health and social problem rather than a criminal one.
    • This then traps the users into a world of addiction, which is very hard to get out of.
    • I held down various jobs through my addiction but soon my usage was an everyday occurrence.
    • He soon started using harder drugs and supported his addictions through criminal activities.
    • I had been struggling with crack and heroin addiction through a long period of my life.
    • He is receiving help with his alcohol addiction and wants to stop this offending behaviour.
    • Critics have claimed the explosion of new casinos could lead to a rise in addiction to gambling.
    • For years before that, he struggled with drug and alcohol addictions while repeatedly clashing with the law.
    • He recently confessed to betraying his friends to fuel his drug and gambling addictions, running up huge debts in the process.