For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Addaction, Addictions, Addition, Adduction, or Indiction?
Header of Addiction

Thesaurus of Addiction

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun addiction:

addictiondependencydependence
View more statistics!

Synonyms of the noun addiction

Equivalent words for the noun addiction:

  1. dependance (10 letter word for addiction)
    • plural: dependances
    • related terms: nondependance, nondependable, nondependence, nondependent, dependable, dependence, depender, dependant, dependent
  2. dependence (10 letter word for addiction)
    • plural: dependences
    • related terms: nondependence, nondependable, nondependance, nondependent, quasi-dependence, quasi-dependent, self-dependence, self-dependent, semidependence, semidependent, independence, independable, independent, Codependence, Co-Dependence, interdependence, interdependable, interdependent, overdependence, overdependent, predependence, predependable, predependent, dependable, dependance, depender, dependant, dependent
  3. dependency (10 letter word for addiction)
    • plural: dependencies
    • related terms: nondependency, nondependable, nondependance, nondependence, nondependent, self-dependency, self-dependence, self-dependent, independency, independable, independence, independent, Codependency, interdependency, interdependable, interdependence, interdependent, dependable, dependance, dependence, depender, dependant, dependent
  4. habituation (11 letter word, the longest synonym for addiction)
    • plural: habituations
    • related terms: Dishabituation, habitual, habituate

Hypernyms of the noun addiction

More generic words for the noun addiction, that have fewer characters:

  1. award (5 letter word)
    • plural: awards
    • related terms: proaward, superaward, misaward, reaward, awardee, awardment, awardable, awarder
  2. awarding (8 letter word)
    • related terms: misawarding, awardee, awardment, awardable, awarder
  3. craving (7 letter word)
    • plural: cravings
    • related terms: craven, craver
  4. desire (6 letter word)
    • plural: desires
    • related terms: nondesire, Nondesirable, nondesirous, self-desire, self-desirable, counterdesire, misdesire, overdesire, overdesirous, redesire, redesirous, Desiree, desirable, desirer, desirous, Desirive
  5. gift (4 letter word, the shortest hypernym for addiction)
  6. grant (5 letter word)
  7. status (6 letter word)
  8. symbol (6 letter word)
    • plural: symbols
    • related terms: metasymbol, Subsymbol, Intersymbol, symbolic, symbolics, symbolism, symbolist, symbolling, symbolise, symbolize, symbolisation, symbolization

More generic words for the noun addiction, that have the same number of characters:

  1. condition (9 letter word)
    • plural: conditions
    • related terms: Macrocondition, miscondition, postcondition, precondition, recondition, undercondition, Conditor

More generic words for the noun addiction, that have more characters:

  1. subsidisation (13 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for addiction)
    • plural: subsidisations
    • related terms: subsidist, subsidy, subsidence, subsider, subsidise, subsidize, subsidization, subsident
  2. subsidization (13 letter word, one of the longest hypernyms for addiction)
    • plural: subsidizations
    • related terms: subsidist, subsidy, subsidence, subsider, subsidise, subsidize, subsidisation, subsident

More generic phrases for the noun addiction:

  1. physical condition (18 character phrase)
  2. physiological condition (23 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for addiction)
  3. physiological state (19 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the noun addiction

More specific words for the noun addiction:

  1. alcoholism (10 letter word)
    • plural: alcoholisms
    • related terms: antialcoholism, antialcoholic, antialcoholist, proalcoholism, alcoholdom, Alcohol-Free, alcoholic, alcoholics, alcoholist, Alcoholless, alcoholate, alcoholise, alcoholize, alcoholisation, alcoholization
  2. drunkenness (11 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for addiction)
    • plural: drunkennesses
    • related terms: Drunkendom, drunkeness, drunkensome, drunkenly, drunkenwise
  3. inebriation (11 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for addiction)
    • plural: inebriations
    • related terms: inebriate, inebrious, inebriant, inebriative

More specific phrases for the noun addiction:

  1. alcohol addiction (17 character phrase)
  2. caffein addiction (17 character phrase)
  3. cocaine addiction (17 character phrase)
  4. drug addiction (14 character phrase)
  5. heroin addiction (16 character phrase)
  6. nicotine addiction (18 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for addiction)
  7. white plague (12 character phrase)

Related words for the term addiction, that have fewer characters:

  1. crash (5 letter word)
  2. Addict (6 letter word)
    • inflections: addicted, addicting, addicts
    • related terms: Cyberaddict, readdict, Readdiction, addiction, addictive
  3. Addicts (7 letter word)
    • related terms: readdicts, Readdiction, addiction, addictive
  4. Aholic (6 letter word)
  5. Oholic (6 letter word)

Related word for the term addiction, that has the same number of characters:

  1. cocainism (9 letter word)
    • related terms: cocainist, cocainise, cocainize, cocainisation, cocainization
  2. tolerance (9 letter word)
    • related terms: intolerance, intolerable, intolerant, intoleration, overtolerance, overtolerant, tolerism, tolerable, tolerate, Tolerize, Tolerization, tolerant, toleration, tolerative
  3. Addictive (9 letter word)
    • related term: addiction
  4. Additcion (9 letter word)

Related words for the term addiction, that have more characters:

  1. addictedness (12 letter word)
    • related term: unaddictedness
  2. barbiturism (11 letter word)
    • related terms: barbituric, barbiturate
  3. dipsomania (10 letter word)
  4. Addictiveness (13 letter word)
    • related terms: addiction, addictive
  5. Antiaddiction (13 letter word)
  6. Multi-Addiction (15 letter word)
  7. self-addiction (14 letter word)
  8. Cyberaddiction (14 letter word)
  9. overaddiction (13 letter word)
  10. Readdiction (11 letter word)

Related phrase for the term addiction, that has fewer characters:

  1. a habit (7 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term addiction, that have more characters:

  1. acquired tolerance (18 character phrase)
  2. acute alcoholism (16 character phrase)
  3. amphetamine withdrawal symptoms (31 character phrase)
  4. barbiturate addiction (21 character phrase)
  5. chain smoking (13 character phrase)
    • related term: chain smoker
  6. chronic alcoholism (18 character phrase)
    • related term: chronic alcoholic
  7. drug culture (12 character phrase)
  8. drug dependence (15 character phrase)
  9. physical dependence (19 character phrase)
  10. psychological dependence (24 character phrase)
  11. withdrawal sickness (19 character phrase)
  12. withdrawal symptoms (19 character phrase)
  13. Addictive disorders (19 character phrase)
  14. Psychologically addictive (25 character phrase)
  15. Psychological addiction (23 character phrase)
  16. Psychological addictions (24 character phrase)
  17. Psychological dependency (24 character phrase)
    • related term: psychological dependence

Other related terms for the term addiction:

  1. -aholic (7 character term)
  2. -holic (6 character term)
  3. -holism (7 character term)

Phrases with Addiction

  1. drug addiction
  2. Multi-Addiction
  3. heroin addiction
  4. alcohol addiction
  5. caffein addiction
  6. cocaine addiction
  7. nicotine addiction

Names with Addiction

  1. Addiction Crazy

Share this page

Next...

Go to the pronunciation of Addiction to learn how to say it correctly!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary