el drogadicto, la drogadicta ( )
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (substance abuser) a. drug addict La policia allanó una casa donde muchos drogadictos compraban sustancias ilegales. The police raided a house where many drug addicts were buying illegal substances.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (drug dependent) a. drug-addicted La cantante drogadicta falleció de una sobredosis. The drug-addicted singer died of an overdose. b. addicted to drugs En ese barrio hay muchos jóvenes drogadictos. There are a lot of young people addicted to drugs in that area. Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
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