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Synonyms for addictive
əˈdɪk tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. addictive, habit-forming(adj)

    causing or characterized by addiction

    "addictive drugs"; "addictive behavior"

    Synonyms:
    habit-forming

    Antonyms:
    nonaddictive

Wiktionary

  1. addictive(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    habit-forming

    Antonyms:
    nonaddictive

  2. addictive(adjective)

    Causing or tending to cause addiction; habit-forming.

    These are addictive drugs.

    Synonyms:
    habit-forming

    Antonyms:
    nonaddictive

  3. addictive(adjective)

    Characterized by or susceptible to addiction.

    He has an addictive personality.

    Synonyms:
    habit-forming

    Antonyms:
    nonaddictive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    vicia, dependency

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How to use addictive in a sentence?

  1. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Lust hidden under the cloak of the secretly forbidden, is explosive and addictive.

  2. Sean Parker:

    Technology has addictive qualities that we have to address, and that product designers are working to make those products more addictive, and we need to rein that back as much as possible, financial services, consumer product goods, food — in technology, the government’s going to have to be involved.

  3. Erica Schulte:

    If properties of some foods are associated with addictive eating for some people, this may impact nutrition guidelines, as well as public policy initiatives such as marketing these foods to children.

  4. Robert Jackler:

    That may be a benefit to addicted adult smokers, but it also makes it potently addictive to nicotine-naive teenagers.

  5. Adam Alter:

    The term' tech addiction' is itself empty, tech itself is only the vehicle for hundreds of different experiences, some of which undoubtedly become addictive for some people. They vary considerably, so I prefer not to use a single label to describe them, though most are delivered on screens.


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