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English adjective: alcoholic

1. alcoholic characteristic of or containing alcohol


SamplesAlcoholic drinks.


Similardry, hard, intoxicant, intoxicating, spiritous, spirituous, strong, wet


Antonymsnonalcoholic

2. alcoholic addicted to alcohol


SamplesAlcoholic expatriates in Paris.


Synonymsalcohol-dependent


Similaraddicted


Antonymsunaddicted


English noun: alcoholic

1. alcoholic (person) a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually


Synonymsalky, boozer, dipsomaniac, lush, soaker, souse


Broader (hypernym)drunk, drunkard, inebriate, rummy, sot, wino









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