ADDICT By N., Sam M.S. - 0 someone that has become dependent upon substances such as drugs or alcohol. ADDICT: "Meredith was indeed a drug addict, but still had trouble referring to herself as one, indicating she'd not yet mastered the first step of recovery." Related Psychology Terms ALCOHOLIC ADDICTION Evaluation of a Qualitative Study LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) CHEMOTHERAPY PMDD: Can It Be Cured? ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY (Elec- troconvulsive Therapy; EST, ECT) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) COCAINE HABITUATION HALLUCINOGEN ASTHENIC REACTION (Neurasthenia) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ADDICT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/addict/ (accessed June 25, 2022).