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Questions with the noun Addiction

2 examples:

Will a new loot-based shooter be enough to steal my addiction?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Is pathological Internet over-use a behavioral addiction like a gambling addiction?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Sentences with the noun Addiction

34 examples:

Smoking is no habit but an addiction.

Smoking is not a habit; it's an addiction.

This famous actress checked into rehab for the second time to treat her addiction.

I've triumphed over addiction.
(Tatum O'Neal)

Secrecy, once accepted, becomes an addiction.
(Edward Teller)

I admire anyone who rids himself of an addiction.
(Gene Tierney)

This dark diction has become America's addiction.
(Kanye West)

People who have never had an addiction don't understand how hard it can be.
(Payne Stewart)

It's an addiction... and addiction is something I should know something about.
(Keith Richards)

All sins tend to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is damnation.
(W.H. Auden)

All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation.
(Wystan Hugh Auden)

The effect of the mass media is not to elicit belief but to maintain the apparatus of addiction.
(Christopher Lasch)

No one is immune from addiction; it afflicts people of all ages, races, classes, and professions.
(Patrick J. Kennedy)

Apple's addiction seems to have no bounds.
(USA Today - Money, )

A Facebook dependency is not equivalent to an addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

The comedian spoke openly of his struggles with addiction.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

The study will provide insight in fighting against addiction.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The survey also showed that parents are aware of the addiction.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The ‘disease model’ of addiction was promoted in the late 1990s.
(Daily Mail - News, )

And someday soon it is expected to yield actual medications for addiction.
(Melissa Healy in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

She is now a slim size 12 having shed six stone by crushing her addiction.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Researchers also looked at whether tanning should be classified as an addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

Neuroscientists are learning how to repair neural circuits damaged by addiction.
(Nature, )

Jane's Addiction feels cripplingly old fashioned at the Sunset Strip Music Festival.
(Mikael Wood in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Jarrett Bell hopes Irsay can help tear down stigma of people dealing with addiction.
(USA Today - NFL, )

They claim it is the best evidence to date that the addiction is passed through families.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The American Heart Association is concerned the product could be a "gateway" to addiction.
(USA Today - National, )

Team's football operations likely won't be affected much by owner's treatment for addiction.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Explore how different countries warn (or fail to warn) smokers of their addiction's dangers.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

E-cigarettes help smokers cut back on or kick their deadly habit--or they feed the addiction.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )

'The Night of the Gun' chronicled the late New York Times reporter's struggle with addiction.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

It also is possible that REV-ERB drugs may be leveraged to help in the treatment of addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers assert that a parallel response is needed in response to the epidemic of addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

E-cigarettes help smokers cut back on or kick their deadly habit — or they feed the addiction.
(Los Angeles Times - Science, )


10 examples:

If Tatoeba is addictive, does this mean that Esperanto speakers are more addicted than speakers of other languages, and can this addiction be the basis of a new common culture?

But is an addiction the source?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Has the world's addiction to images gone too far?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Is addiction too strong a word for America's dependence on debt?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Why does addiction vulnerability differ from individual to individual?
(Science Daily - News, )

Could this rectangular piece of plastic be the antidote to your phone addiction?
(BBC News - Technology, )

You certainly hear people say they're addicted to their phones, but is it truly addiction?
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

How does the drugmaker's 12-hour dosing prescription for painkiller OxyContin drive addiction?
(Tech Times - Health, )

But how will one be able to successfully curb this type of addiction and take a better health path?
(Tech Times - Health, )

There are millions of people in need of addiction treatment today, but what should patients look for when selecting a treatment center?
(Forbes - Business, )

Other sentences

98 examples:

My coffee addiction's back in full force.

There really is such a thing as Internet addiction.

Tom never managed to get rid of his cigarette addiction.

Addiction is one of the problems of the youth of our day.

Even during work, I secretly indulge my Internet addiction.

A new study has shown that tanning bed use may cause addiction.

I mean it's just another manifestation of internet addiction really.

Tom was jailed for embezzling $100,000 from his employer, to fund his gambling addiction.

The concept of “Internet addiction” implies that “the Internet” is some sort of definable activity.

People “diagnosed” with “Internet addiction” are nearly always diagnosed with other difficulties as well.

Tatoeba is becoming an addiction to me. I am even paying less attention to the games played by my team Vasco da Gama, just to participate in the exciting, amazing activity that is going on in this community.

I started producing work with an ecstatic addiction.
(Ben Nicholson)

It is hard to understand addiction unless you have experienced it.
(Ken Hensley)

For decades the American people have had an addiction to oil and gas.
(Lee H. Hamilton)

Nothing is more singular about this generation than its addiction to music.
(Allan Bloom)

The model of ownership, in a society organized round mass consumption, is addiction.
(Christopher Lasch)

I have a bit of a traveling addiction, and, ah, yeah. I went to, ah, Bali this summer.
(Fisher Stevens)

She goes from one addiction to another. All are ways for her to not feel her feelings.
(Ellen Burstyn)

We have seen what the dependence and addiction to foreign oil has done to us economically.
(Ron Kind)

Addiction is a disease that does not discriminate.
(Fox News - Health, )

Duggar also described his "secret addiction" to porn.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Get Me Out Of Here! over his secret steroid addiction.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Will Young (pictured) claimed to have a porn addiction.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

He hid his cutting addiction for years from his parents.
(CBC News in CBC News - Health, )

Addiction fits all the classical definitions of disease.
(Forbes - Business, )

The U.S. addiction to student loans creates many problems.
(Forbes - Education, )

Take this quiz, from the US Center for Internet Addiction.
(Jennifer Rigby in The Telegraph - Technology, )

She is featured on TLC's new series 'My Strange Addiction'.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Prince Mohammed bin Salman said it would cure 'addiction to oil'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Addiction, particularly relapse, researchers find, is no exception.
(Science Daily - News, )

The team also developed the Bergen Shopping Addiction Scale (BSAS).
(Tech Times - Health, )

He spent more than £5,400 in wagers as his addiction grew heavier.
(Daily Mail - News, )

It’s about time we find ways to monetize our smartphone addiction.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

But the bacon-wrapped 2014 Ford Fiesta puts your addiction on wheels.
(Jenn Harris in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

That appears to be the case in an animal model of morphine addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

This province has an addiction problem that requires an intervention.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Calcium addiction by mitochondria is a novel feature of cancer cells.
(Science Daily - News, )

Bailey Gaddis said her addiction to fast food almost ruined her life.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

KORs are targets for the treatment of addiction and anxiety disorders.
(Science Daily - News, )

Jeff Sessions cited remarks Lady Gaga made about pot her own addiction.
(UPI - Odd News, )

We discuss the study's implications for addiction theory and treatment.
(Nature Neuroscience, )

Sexual addiction may be fuelled by the endless access to internet porn.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The latest season features a dark story line about OxyContin addiction.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

They've loved their way through cancer, addiction and family heartbreak.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The 34-year-old star has previously vowed to tackle her sugar addiction.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

The finding could help researchers better understand pain and addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

Creating new ventures is something of an addiction for some entrepreneurs.
(USA Today - Money, )

Eating too much junk food is like any other addiction, research has shown.
(NBC News Health, )

Homeless after years of addiction, Barbi Harris hoped to die with dignity.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Last year I addressed a life-long addiction to food that nearly killed me.
(ZDNet US, )

Substance addiction is a large and growing problem for developing societies.
(Science Daily - News, )

The city has to 'break the addiction to debt' to remain sustainable, he said.
(USA Today - National, )

Women who show PTSD symptoms are more likely to meet food addiction criteria.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Tumours that depend on these microRNAs are said to display oncomiR addiction.
(Nature, )

They say the find may provide insight to help fight addiction and overeating.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The findings could help understand and treat gambling or addiction disorders.
(Science Daily - News, )

A man who struggled with addiction and could be menacing, his work was honest.
(Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times Pop Music Critic in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Current pharmacotherapies for addiction follow the dictum 'one size fits all'.
(Science Daily - News, )

Facebook playing with users' emotions won't affect our social media addiction.
(USA Today - Tech, )

As opium cultivation has soared in Afghanistan, addiction levels have followed.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The study also found that shyer individuals were less prone to phone addiction.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The addiction drama, based on author Blake Nelson's YA book, premieres in 2016.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Ramelteon is a melatonin-agonist without the risks for dependence or addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

'Game of Thrones' and 'Pompeii' star Kit Harington kills his Facebook addiction.
(USA Today - Tech, )

But potent painkillers come with serious risks—namely addiction and even death.
(Fox News - Health, )

California opioid addiction specialist was supposed to help Prince, but too late.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Jim Irsay is returning to his owner's duties, but will continue to fight addiction.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Research into addiction explores many aspects of how and why this disease develops.
(Nature, )

It may also shed light on conditions involving abnormal learning, such as addiction.
(Science Daily - News, )

Internet addiction is a serious and growing problem, and it deserves more attention.
(CNN - Technology, )

Darius McCollum's addiction isn't for booze and pills — it's for buses and trains.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Turns out the problem wasn't his inbox, but his addiction to checking it constantly.
(Forbes - Technology, )

She now consumes three hairballs a day, or more than 3,200 since her addiction began.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

The combined centers form the nation's largest nonprofit addiction treatment provider.
(USA Today - National, )

Her unappetizing habit is the subject of the season premiere of "My Strange Addiction.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Michael Sorrentino is spokesman for the painkiller addiction treatment that helped him.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

If your pricey addiction to designer sportswear is spiralling out of control, fear not.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Experts say addiction must be treated as disease with changes to insurance, communities.
(USA Today - National, )

Sex appears to be back in Hollywood. From sex addiction to tapes, movies are in the mood.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

He was in a treatment program for addiction and is now back living in our basement suite.
(The Vancouver Sun - Life, )

With Jane's Addiction playing the after party, it beat the fictional 'Medellin' premiere!
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

Stone Temple Pilot frontman's death came after a life of battles with addiction and fame.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

At the height of her 10-year addiction, the mother-of-three drank a bottle of vodka a day.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

What responsibility do tech companies have to address our addiction, asks Geoffrey Fowler.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Find out how you can avoid falling victim to the debilitating effects of opioid addiction.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Greg Williams presents an alternative to AA's way of thinking about addiction and recovery.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

The US rap star says he's thankful he managed to survive an addiction to prescription drugs.
(BBC News - World News, )

Behaviors such as addiction and depression could be predicted through the use of brain scans.
(Tech Times - Health, )

People have long joked about their addiction to certain food and everyone takes it in stride.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous can play an important role in addiction recovery.
(Science Daily - News, )

Addiction is a devastating disease that alters the brain's circuitry, notably in young adults.
(Nature, )

For years, acupuncture has been accepted as a holistic therapy to help in addiction treatment.
(Forbes - Business, )

As such, the government is trying to stem a growing problem among youths: smartphone addiction.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

'Dark Net' will explore topics including cyber-kidnapping, porn addiction, biohacking and more.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Tech, )

Facebook addiction among the present generation is hardwired in the brain, a psychologist says.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Young Chilean actor Diego Ruiz explores grief, sexuality and addiction in his directorial debut.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

After months of promotions, retailers are finally trying to break consumers' discount addiction.
(CNBC, )

A fraudster with an "addiction to money" who stole nearly £600,000 from her employer is jailed.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

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