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noun, plural drug·gies.
  1. druggie.
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Origin of druggy1

First recorded in 1970–75; drug1 + -y2


adjective, drug·gi·er, drug·gi·est.
  1. affected by a drug, especially a narcotic or illicit drug: playing to a druggy audience.
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Origin of druggy2


or drug·gy

noun Slang.
  1. a habitual user of drugs, especially a narcotic or illicit drug.
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Origin of druggie

First recorded in 1965–70; drug1 + -ie
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  • There was a druggy smell about the place that made him slightly dizzy.

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    Roy J. Snell

British Dictionary definitions for druggy


  1. informal a drug addict
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