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alcoholic

Synonyms of alcoholic in English:

adjective

  • 1 alcoholic drinks
    intoxicating, inebriating, containing alcohol, fermented;
    strong, hard, stiff
    formalspirituous
  • noun

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  • 1 he is an alcoholic
    dipsomaniac, drunk, drunkard, heavy/hard/serious drinker, problem drinker, binge drinker, alcohol abuser, person with a drinking problem;
    tippler, sot, inebriate
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