Definitions of junkie

n a narcotics addict

drug addict, junky
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cocaine addict
a person addicted to cocaine
binger, crack addict
someone addicted to crack cocaine
heroin addict
someone addicted to heroin
opium addict, opium taker
someone addicted to opium
a drug addict who is discontinuing the use of narcotics
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someone who is physiologically dependent on a substance; abrupt deprivation of the substance produces withdrawal symptoms

n someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction

“a news junkie
addict, freak, junky, nut
gym rat
someone who spends all leisure time playing sports or working out in a gymnasium or health spa
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enthusiast, partisan, partizan
an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity

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