Category Active Addiction

Kamileiden

(noun) The reckless and self-destructive passion that drives individuals to consume alcohol in dangerous quantities, often leading to a state of mindless abandon; from Japanese “kamikaze” (divine wind) and German “leidenschaft” (passion). Kamileiden represents the dangerous and self-destructive passion that…

Pandrecy

(noun) The act of concealing the truth, often related to hiding alcohol consumption, spending, or other behaviors from loved ones; the burden of carrying a secret that can unleash chaos when revealed; from “Pandora” and “Secrecy”. Pandrecy, drawing from the…

Lemmonlee

(noun) The state of misery and unmanageability that results from excessive alcohol consumption, leading to the deterioration of one’s life and relationships; the distressing and chaotic condition brought about by the effects of alcohol abuse. Lemmonlee, a term crafted from…

Touhreg

(noun) The distressing experience of wanting to quit drinking, while witnessing a regression or return to that behavior despite earnest intentions; the internal turmoil and frustration experienced when one’s genuine wish to quit drinking is thwarted by the powerful pull…

Frustalko

(noun) The recurring frustration and disappointment faced by individuals grappling with alcohol addiction. It vividly paints the picture of being ensnared in a perpetual cycle of unfulfilled promises to oneself, where the desire to control drinking and achieve personal aspirations…

Joovudil

(noun) The state of mental confusion and disorientation resulting from excessive alcohol consumption; losing touch with reality, as though the mind is navigating a chaotic maze; from Estonian “joove” (intoxication) and Croatian “ludilo” (madness). Joovudil depicts the harrowing mental state…

Krapsoff

(noun) The suffocating and overwhelming sensation experienced during a severe hangover, where the combination of physical discomfort and regret feels like an oppressive weight; from Finish “krapula” (hangover) and Italian “soffocare” (suffocation). Krapsoff describes the debilitating aftermath of a night…

Bachwahn

(noun) The manic and frenzied behavior characteristic of those indulging in excessive alcohol consumption, often leading to wild and uninhibited actions; a never-ending party where inhibitions are thrown to the wind; from Latin “bacchantia” (Bacchic revelry) and German “wahnsinn” (madness,…

Fudrunk

(adjective) The deceptive and harmful appearance of sobriety in someone struggling with alcoholism; it refers to the facade of control and normalcy displayed by an alcoholic, hiding the true extent of their addiction. Fudrunk is an abbreviation of “Functional Drunk”…

Alcooskan

(noun) The insatiable and intense desire for alcohol, a longing that seems unquenchable and all-consuming; an insidious hunger that cannot be satisfied, driving one deeper into addiction. From French “alcool” (alcohol) and Swedish “önskan” (desire) Alcooskan captures the relentless and…