Definition of addiction:
- drunkenness (part of speech: noun)
- habit (part of speech: noun)
Then he looked at his own boy and nodded his head as he gabbled out his protest of the suggested judgement through lips black- stained from his secret addiction to some foul intoxicating substance, and Si'Wren could easily read the gesture.- "Si'Wren of the Patriarchs", Roland Cheney.
The lady's practical intelligence admitted the service, and at the same time her addiction to the practical provoked disdain of so flimsy a genius, which was identified by her with the genius of the Irish race.- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.