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alcoholic

noun [C]  us   /ˌæl·kəˈhɔ·lɪk, -ˈhɑl·ɪk/
a person who is unable to give up the habit of drinking too much alcohol
alcoholic
adjective  us   /ˌæl·kəˈhɔ·lɪk, -ˈhɑl·ɪk/
alcoholic content
Translations of “alcoholic”
in Korean 알코올을 함유한…
in Arabic كُحولي, يَحْتَوي عَلَى الكُحول…
in Portuguese alcoólico…
in Catalan alcohòlic…
in Japanese アルコールが入った, アルコールの…
in Italian alcolico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 含酒精的…
in Russian алкоголик…
in Turkish alkolik, ayyaş kişi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 含酒精的…
in Polish alkoholi-k/czka…
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