Addicted means being unable to stop doing or using something because it causes a strong desire or need, even if it is harmful.
- He is addicted to gambling and spends all his money at the casino.
- She is addicted to social media and checks her phone every few minutes.
Very Simple Definition:
Addicted means not being able to stop doing or using something, even if it is bad for you.
- He addicted to playing video games, and doesn’t stop even when it’s time for dinner.