drug fiend

drug fiend
addict, person one who is addicted to drugs (Slang)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Diary of a Drug Fiend — Cover of Diary of a Drug Fiend by Aleister Crowley. Diary of a Drug Fiend, published in 1922, was occult writer and mystic Aleister Crowley s first published novel, and is also reportedly the earliest known reference to the Abbey of Thelema in… …   Wikipedia

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  • fiend — noun 1) a fiend had taken possession of him Syn: demon, devil, evil spirit; informal spook 2) a fiend bent on global evildoing Syn: villain, beast, brute, barbarian, monster, ogre, sadist, evildoer …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • fiend — /find / (say feend) noun 1. any evil spirit, especially with reference to Satan. 2. any evil spirit. 3. a diabolically cruel or wicked person. 4. Colloquial a person or thing that causes mischief or annoyance. 5. Colloquial someone who is devoted …   Australian English dictionary

  • fiend — [fi:nd] n [: Old English; Origin: feond enemy ] 1.) a very cruel, evil, or violent person ▪ a heartless fiend ▪ Both of them were fighting like fiends. a sex/rape fiend (=one who commits very unpleasant sex attacks) 2.) television/sports/fresh… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fiend — Synonyms and related words: Apollyon, Baba Yaga, Beelzebub, LSD user, Lilith, Lucifer, Mafioso, Old Nick, Old Scratch, Satan, Young Turk, acidhead, addict, aficionado, afreet, alcoholic, ape man, barghest, beast, beldam, berserk, berserker, bigot …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drug use — Introduction       use of drugs for psychotropic rather than medical purposes. Among the most common psychotropic drugs are opiates ( opium, morphine, heroin), hallucinogens (LSD, mescaline, psilocybin), barbiturates, cocaine, amphetamines,… …   Universalium

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