addict
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addict(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (addicted person)
a. el adicto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la adicta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Miguel is a counselor who helps recovering addicts.Miguel es un orientador que ayuda a adictos en recuperación.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(fan)
a. el entusiasta
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la entusiasta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Juan is a comic book addict who travels to fairs and conventions.Juan es un entusiasta de los cómics que viaja a ferias y congresos.
b. el fanático
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la fanática
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My girlfriend is a cooking show addict.Mi novia es una fanática de las series de cocina.
c. el adicto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la adicta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
That guy is a video game addict; he hardly ever leaves the house.Ese tipo es adicto a los videojuegos; apenas sale de la casa.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to cause dependence on; used in passive)
a. hacerse adicto
The football player became addicted to opioids after his injury.El futbolista se hizo adicto a los opioides después de su lesión.
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addict
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el adicto(a)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la adicto(a)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(drug) addictdrogadicto(a) m,f, toxicómano(a) m,f
heroin addictheroinómano(a) m,f
TV addictteleadicto(a) m,f
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addict [ˈædɪkt]
noun
1 (addicted to drugs etc) adictoaadicta (m) (f);a adicta
2 (enthusiast) entusiasta (m)
I'm a detective story addict yo soy un entusiasta de la novela policíaca; a telly addict unauna teleadictoateleadicta;a una a teleadicta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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drug addict
el drogadicto
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