What are some alternative words for alcoholic?

Synonyms for alcoholicˌæl kəˈhɔ lɪk, -ˈhɒl ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alcoholic, alky, dipsomaniac, boozer, lush, soaker, souse(adj)

    a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually

    Synonyms:
    alky, dipsomaniac, sousing, pelter, waterspout, torrent, soaking, souse, downpour, deluge, cloudburst, soaker, drenching, lush, boozer, alcoholic

    Antonyms:
    unaddicted, nonalcoholic

  2. alcoholic(adj)

    characteristic of or containing alcohol

    Synonyms:
    alcohol-dependent

    Antonyms:
    nonalcoholic, unaddicted

  3. alcoholic, alcohol-dependent(adj)

    addicted to alcohol

    Synonyms:
    alcohol-dependent, alcoholic

    Antonyms:
    unaddicted, nonalcoholic

Wiktionary

  1. alcoholic(noun)

    Synonyms:
    dipsomaniac, drunkard

    Antonyms:
    on the wagon, teetotaler, nonalcoholic

  2. alcoholic(noun)

    Of or pertaining to alcohol.

    Synonyms:
    drunkard, dipsomaniac

    Antonyms:
    teetotaler, on the wagon, nonalcoholic

  3. alcoholic(adjective)

    Having more than a trace amount of alcohol in its contents.

    Synonyms:
    drunkard, dipsomaniac

    Antonyms:
    on the wagon, teetotaler, nonalcoholic

  4. alcoholic(adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or affected by alcoholism

    Antonyms:
    nonalcoholic

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. alcoholic

    Synonyms:
    Addicted drinker, dependent drinker,, Note: Addicted drinker is probably the best term, but unlikely to replace the more common alcoholic


Translations for alcoholic

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • معاقر, سكير, كحولي, خمير, روحيArabic
  • пияница, алкохолен, алкохолик, спиртен, алкохоличенBulgarian
  • alcohòlicCatalan, Valencian
  • alkoholický, pijan, alkoholik, opilecCzech
  • alkoholikerDanish
  • Alkoholikerin, alkoholisch, Alkoholiker, Alkoholkranke, AlkoholkrankerGerman
  • αλκοολικός, αλκοολικήGreek
  • alkoholuloEsperanto
  • alcohólicoSpanish
  • alkohoolik, joodik, alkoholi-, alkohoolneEstonian
  • alkoholisti, juoppo, alkoholipitoinen, alkoholi-Finnish
  • alcoolisé, alcooliqueFrench
  • alcólachIrish
  • sheer-veshtallaghManx
  • alkohol, alkoholista, alkoholosHungarian
  • ալկոհոլային, ալկոհոլիկ, ալկաշArmenian
  • alcoholicInterlingua
  • alcolista, alcolizzato, alcolico, alcoldipendenteItalian
  • 小虎, アルコール中毒者, 飲兵衛, アル中, 酒飲み, 辛党, 飲んだくれ, 愛飲家, アルコール入りのJapanese
  • alkoholisks, alkoholiķisLatvian
  • алкохолен, алкохоличар, алкохоличарски, пијаницаMacedonian
  • beralkoholMalay
  • alcoholist, alcoholiste, alcoholisch, alcoholicusDutch
  • ମଦୁଆOriya
  • alkoholiczka, alkoholowa, alkoholowe, alkoholowy, alkoholikPolish
  • alcoólico, alcoólatraPortuguese
  • alcoolică, alcoolicRomanian
  • алкоголик, алкогольный, пьяница, алкашRussian
  • alkoholni, alkoholičarSerbo-Croatian
  • alkoholický, pijan, alkoholikSlovak
  • alkis, alkoholist, alkohol-, suput, fyllerist, alkoholhaltig, fyllo, drinkareSwedish
  • alkolik, alkollüTurkish

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