(As a noun)
Junkie ( noun )
A person addicted to drugs, particularly heroin.
Slang term that originates from the word "junk" meaning drug.
- He became a junkie after getting hooked on heroin.
- She was a junkie and needed her daily fix to function.
- The junkies gathered on the street corner to buy drugs.
- The junkie's life was consumed by his addiction.
- The term junkie is considered derogatory and dehumanizing.
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