Adjective "Addicting" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Addicting


    Definition:

    1. a person who is addicted to an activity, habit, or substance: a drug addict. verb (used with object)

    2. to cause to become physiologically or psychologically dependent on an addictive substance, as alcohol or a narcotic.

    3. to habituate or abandon (oneself) to something compulsively or obsessively: a writer addicted to the use of high-flown language; children addicted to video games.

    Origin:
    addict

    Examples:

    "youngsters can be addicting."