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crackhead

[krak-hed] /ˈkrækˌhɛd/
noun
1.
Slang. a habitual user of cocaine in the form of crack.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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British Dictionary definitions for crackhead

crackhead

/ˈkrækˌhɛd/
noun
1.
(slang) a person addicted to the drug crack
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Word Origin and History for crackhead
n.

slang, "crack cocaine addict," by 1986, from crack (n.) in the drug slang sense + head (n.). In earlier slang, crack-headed meant "crazy" (1796), from the literal sense of crack.

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Slang definitions & phrases for crackhead

crackhead

noun

A user of cocaine freebase (1980s+ Narcotics)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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