Example sentences for: alcoholic

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

  • Both mean FEV 1 % and FVC% (corrected for age, weight and gender) were highest among participants who consumed various alcoholic beverages or wine only.

  • Considering his abusive, alcoholic stepfather, his substance abusing brother, his mother's penchant for gambling, and his own compulsive eating and alleged womanizing, Clinton's family looked like a case study in a codependency book.

  • His alcoholic father starved him of real food but filled his head with the kind of stories that nourished his poet's instincts.

  • Lagoa wine, both red and white, is more powerful than ordinary wine, and the extra degree or two of alcoholic content can creep up on you.

  • Hemingway photos adorn the walls, his seat is on the extreme left of the elegant mahogany bar, and his favorite daiquiri is now referred to as the “Papa Hemingway,” with double rum and no sugar (everyone knows he was an alcoholic; the barmen claim he was also diabetic).

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