Example sentences for: alcoholic

How can you use “alcoholic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Jason Hudgins, a chronic runaway who has done every drug imaginable, been molested, and assaulted members of his family, grew up with two alcoholic parents who violently beat him and a mother who was herself battered and raped.

  • ' A popular alcoholic beverage, chicha , figures in the saying, Ne chicha ni limonada `neither fish nor fowl.

  • He acknowledged that growing up with an alcoholic parent may have made him particularly eager to please and placate.

  • GOVERNMENT WARNING: (1) According to the Surgeon General, women should not drink alcoholic beverages during pregnancy because of the risk of birth defects.

  • The story, sourced to Bush and some of his closest consorts, describes his former drinking habit in explicit terms ("if not clinically an alcoholic, Bush sometimes came close to the line," judges the Post ) and his cocaine use in implicit ones (Says Bush, "I've told people I've learned from my mistakes-and I have."

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