crackhead


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crackhead

n. a user of crack. (Drugs.) They brought an eight-year-old crackhead in for treatment.
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Referring to "doing lines" of the drug he said: "I'm still a crackhead.
Some of Erik's friends' reported getting chased out of the Sahara by a board-wielding crackhead in the daylight hours, so we were especially spooked when squeezing through the chain-link hole and onto the premises at two in the morning.
There's also a scene with a crackhead cruising down the street in a shopping cart, screaming ``I'm king of the world
Back then, you could go out on a Friday night and get the last bus home without fear of getting your face slashed by some yob, or mugged by a crackhead desperate for money.
Got flicked over by his crackhead boss who owned the carnival.
The overdrawn stereotypes include a taloned lawyer who claws at him from the back seat and invites him home with her; a raving crackhead in search of a connection; an adulterous couple in sunglasses who exchange dirty talk and have quickie sex; a shrieking, pregnant woman who begins to give birth on the way to the hospital; and a couple of drunken businessmen from New York who pick a fight by slinging crude anti-Chicago insults.
For a recovering alcoholic who's fallen off the wagon so many times he should have shock absorbers fitted to his backside, as well as being a former crackhead, he acts with true sensitivity.
And even if they are acquitted, their careers are still over because of course they have to be sacrificed to placate the human rights mob who still believe you can employ reason with a drugged-up crackhead wielding a sawn-off shotgun.
As if having a former crackhead and recovering alcoholic in the house wasn't alarming enough, now pill-popper Shazza has joined him.
LONDONER Ben Drew, aka Plan B, uses hard-hitting observations of life amid the ASBO generation for this ode to a mother in love with a crackhead.
Many observers blame crackhead Doherty for Kate's wild behaviour and say he's a bad influence on her.
Well known as a violent local thug, recovering alcoholic and crackhead, his son is in prison for manslaughter and his daughter has disappeared.
Plan B's songs have some shocking titles such as his latest single Mama Loves A Crackhead, out on July 12, and has been compared to The Streets and Eminem.
Instead of having a man who's strong enough to help her get clean, she's got an out-of-control crackhead who needs her money and her connections to feed his habit.
But a pot-smoking, thieving, crackhead is rarely on their wish list when they leave the maternity wards.