• (RP) IPA: /ˌælkəˈhɒlɪk/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˌælkəˈhɔlɪk/
  • (America, cot-caught) IPA: /ˌælkəˈhɑlɪk/

alcoholic (plural alcoholics)

  1. A person addicted to alcohol.
    • Starsailor - Alcoholic
      Don't you know you've got your daddy's eyes
      Daddy was an alcoholic
  2. One who abuses alcohol.
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  1. Of or pertaining to alcohol.
  2. Having more than a trace amount of alcohol in its contents.
    He ordered an alcoholic beverage.
    The oysters were sour, and excessively alcoholic.
  3. Of, pertaining to, or affected by alcoholism.
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