Example sentences for: alcoholic

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

  • On Tuesday's NYPD Blue (ABC, 10 p.m.), Rick Schroder's tight-lipped character, Danny Sorenson, opens up to Sipowicz while seeking help for an alcoholic friend.

  • I don't mean drinking in the sense of taking in alcoholic beverages.

  • I am a junior at Princeton University, and my dad, Steve, is running for President, and I am an alcoholic."

  • 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."

  • This is the time to relax over a glass of the locally made hierbas (an alcoholic drink made from herbs), listen to the crickets, and watch the world go by.

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