alcoholic

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˌælkəˈhɒlɪk/
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˌælkəˈhɔlɪk/
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  • Hyphenation: al‧co‧hol‧ic

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
alcoholic

Comparative
more alcoholic

Superlative
most alcoholic

  1. If something is alcoholic, it contains alcohol.
    This wine is very alcoholic.

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NounEdit

Singular
alcoholic

Plural
alcoholics

  1. (countable) An alcoholic is a person who drinks too much alcohol and cannot keep from drinking alcohol; someone who is addicted to alcohol.
    The alcoholic was caught driving dangerously on the road several times.

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