withdrawal symptom


Any of a group of physical and psychological symptoms occurring in an individual deprived of an accustomed dose of an addicting agent.

Nearby words

  1. with the gloves off,
  2. with-,
  3. withal,
  4. withdraw,
  5. withdrawal,
  6. withdrawal symptoms,
  7. withdrawal syndrome,
  8. withdrawing room,
  9. withdrawn,
  10. withdrew

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