druggie


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druggie

slang A drug addict. Yeah, I used to be a druggie, but that was a long time ago—before I went to rehab.

druggie

and druggy
n. a drug addict or user. There are too many druggies in this neighborhood.

druggy

verb
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Colonel Adnan Ali Al Zaabi, director of the RAK Police's anti-narcotics department, said on Wednesday that they arrested the five druggies with banned narcotic crystals, intended for trafficking across the country.
He wasn't a druggie, he was suffering from mental health issues so I'm doing this for Jay and the other sons and daughters who can't get the help they need.
There are a lot of appealing guys out there, and getting involved with someone you describe as a druggie could be bad news for you in the long run.
May I suggest we start with good honest people who work and pay taxes all their life, then the next should be children (who we hope will work and pay their taxes in the future), then the sick who are too ill to work, then the others that he writes about ie druggies, alchoholics ex prisoners.
Not only do they have the stigma of being a drug addict," Daunic says, "but they also carry the stigma of being a queer druggie.
Mom is presumably a druggie but, like Dad, is a cardboard character who evokes wildly inconsistent feelings in her daughter.
I was an eight-year-old, broke, illiterate, black orphan with blonde hair and blue eyes, daughter of a druggie who had just died of an overdose," writes Ford, only a chapter before Symone is skipped a grade because of her brilliance.
Not surprisingly, this strategy works better for Kline than it might for a real father, and by August the embittered suicidal druggie teenager is crying "I love you" to his bedridden pop.
Summary: A search and investigation team had accordingly been formed to look into the issue, and arrest the druggie and his partners, if any.
Belfast Crown Court heard druggie James Brian Greer, 30, was convicted of attempting to murder Tony McCrystal on June 6, 2011, but this was overturned on appeal before he admitted grievous bodily harm.
EMMERDALE, ITV1, 7pm RHONA is off to her first druggie support group today, telling Paddy that she's taken up Pilates for her bad back.
The tribunal heard that a boy had posted on the Facebook site: "Mr Routledge will always be remembered for branding me a druggie.
As she took to the sea in St Lucia, Amy's sad transformation from curvy jazz sensation to wretched druggie in just three years was painfully obvious.
An e-mail is circulating the world suggesting that the druggie rocker's real name is, in fact, Trevor McDermott - and that he's a professional Buddy Holly impersonator.