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druggie

or druggy

[druhg-ee] /ˈdrʌg i/
noun, Slang.
1.
a habitual user of drugs, especially a narcotic or illicit drug.
Origin of druggie
1965-1970
1965-70; drug1 + -ie
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  • I slept at the halfway house, sharing a dorm with a bunch of actual criminals, gang kids and druggie kids, a couple of real nuts.

    Little Brother Cory Doctorow
British Dictionary definitions for druggie

druggie

/ˈdrʌɡɪ/
noun
1.
(informal) a drug addict
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Slang definitions & phrases for druggie

druggie

noun

A narcotics user or addict; doper (1960s+ Narcotics)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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