Synonyms of 'addict'
in the sense of buff
an expert on or devotee of a given subject
She is a real film buff.
in the sense of devotee
a person fanatically enthusiastic about a subject or activity
She is a devotee of Bach's music.
in the sense of enthusiast
a person who is very interested in and keen on something
He is a great sports enthusiast.
in the sense of fiend
a person who is extremely interested in or fond of something
a strong-tea fiend
in the sense of follower
a supporter, such as of a sport or team
violent clashes between followers of the two organizations
in the sense of freak
a person who is very enthusiastic about something specified
He's a self-confessed computer freak.
in the sense of nut
a football nut who spends thousands of pounds travelling to watch games
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Thesaurus for addict from the Collins English Thesaurus