Definition of Alcoholic in English :

Define Alcoholic in English

Alcoholic meaning in English

Meaning of Alcoholic in English

Pronunciation of Alcoholic in English

Alcoholic pronunciation in English

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Alcoholic

see synonyms of alcoholic

Noun

1. alcoholic, alky, boozer, dipsomaniac, lush, soaker, souse

a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually

Adjective

2. alcoholic

characteristic of or containing alcohol

Example Sentences:
'alcoholic drinks'

3. alcohol-dependent, alcoholic

addicted to alcohol

Example Sentences:
'alcoholic expatriates in Paris'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Alcoholic

see synonyms of alcoholic
noun
1. 
a person affected by alcoholism
adjective
2. 
of, relating to, containing, or resulting from alcohol

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Alcoholic

see synonyms of alcoholic
adjective
1. 
of or containing alcohol
2. 
caused by alcohol or liquor containing it
3. 
suffering from alcoholism
noun
4. 
a person who has chronic alcoholism or who habitually drinks alcoholic liquor to excess

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Alcoholic

see synonyms of alcoholic
adj.
1. Related to or resulting from alcohol.
2. Containing or preserved in alcohol.
3. Having alcoholism.
n.
A person who has alcoholism.

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