Example sentences for: addictions

How can you use “addictions” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • An expert in online addictions tells the LAT that day trading is surpassing chat rooms and pornography as the Internet jones of choice.

  • If, like us, you initially forget to enter Bradley's first name, the first site that comes up on Yahoo is for a company that provides "training, consultation and treatment services for compulsive gambling and related addictions" in Bradley Beach, N.J.

  • Our culture now interprets nearly all pleasures as addictions--or potential addictions.

  • Among experts who treat and study compulsive behaviors and chemical dependencies, there is controversy over the meaning of the term "addiction" and the efficacy of the disease model for a range of supposed addictions, from alcoholism to compulsive gambling.

  • The personal development tradition greatly values the presumed authority of experience, and codependency experts--leaders such as John Bradshaw--routinely confessed their own struggles with various addictions in order to bolster their credibility.

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