crackhead

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crackhead

One who is addicted to crack cocaine. Yeah, I used to be a crackhead, but rehab saved my life. This neighborhood has gotten really bad—it's crawling with crackheads.

crackhead

n. a user of crack. (Drugs.) They brought an eight-year-old crackhead in for treatment.
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I'd just been firing off about showering honours on "delinquent crack-heads who don't give a toss about anyone or anything" when my daughter gave me a withering look.
"We've got crack-heads and drug dealers all over, kids mugging old folk and lads racing up and down on stolen scooters and joyriding in cars.
Alcoholics, crack-heads, and hustlers mingle with children and hard-working parents, most of whom, in both groups, are native to the area.
Towards the end Andrea's 'daughter', herself an addict, walks on to point put that if her mother had written the play today, Rita and Sue would have been crack-heads and Bob would have been on heroin.
Johnson" hope their kids will be crack-heads and junkies.
In the 1990s, African Americans at the Crossroads suggests that responding to crack-heads who beat and rob old venerable Black heroines (as recently happened to Ms.
So-called crack-heads are among the most desperate of criminals because the drug makes them more violent.