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Synonyms for addictive
əˈdɪk tɪvad·dic·tive

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  1. addictiveadjective



  2. addictiveadjective

    Causing or tending to cause addiction; habit-forming.

    These are addictive drugs.



  3. addictiveadjective

    Characterized by or susceptible to addiction.

    He has an addictive personality.



Princeton's WordNet

  1. addictive, habit-formingadjective

    causing or characterized by addiction

    "addictive drugs"; "addictive behavior"



PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "addictive":

    vicia, dependency

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  1. Thomas Britton:

    [The FDA] adheres to strict tracking guidelines that would make it difficult for counterfeit drugs to show up in pharmacies, regardless of that fact, anybody who is prescribed a narcotic should be aware of the high addictive potential of these medications.

  2. Fox Entertainment:

    When I see a breaking celebrity-related story that is equal parts shocking, fun and addictive, I know it's TMZ, whether via broadcast or digital, TMZ has brought its brand-defining energy and sense of urgency to fans across the planet.

  3. Superintendent John Allison:

    As smart as our students are, they dont understand the long-term ramifications of vaping and the amount of addictive chemicals they are dealing with. Its our role to product our students today and in the future.

  4. Pinkett Smith:

    I wasn't doing things that I thought was addictive. But I would do those three together. That was my cocktail.

  5. Ann McNeill:

    For an addictive product that kills so many of its users, the tobacco industry should consider itself fortunate that ... it is allowed to sell its toxic products at all, let alone try to make them attractive through the packaging.

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