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Alcoholic vs. Drunk

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Alcoholicnoun

A person addicted to alcohol.

Drunkadjective

Intoxicated as a result of excessive alcohol consumption, usually by drinking alcoholic beverages.

Alcoholicnoun

One who abuses alcohol.

Drunkadjective

Habitually or frequently in a state of intoxication.

Alcoholicadjective

Of or pertaining to alcohol.

Drunkadjective

(usually followed by with or on) Elated or emboldened.

‘Drunk with power he immediately ordered a management reshuffle.’;

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Alcoholicadjective

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

‘He ordered an alcoholic beverage.’; ‘The oysters were sour, and excessively alcoholic.’;

Drunkadjective

Drenched or saturated with moisture or liquid.

Alcoholicadjective

Of, pertaining to, or affected by alcoholism.

Drunknoun

One who is intoxicated with alcohol.

Alcoholicadjective

Of or pertaining to alcohol, or partaking of its qualities; derived from, or caused by, alcohol; containing alcohol; as, alcoholic mixtures; alcoholic gastritis; alcoholic odor.

Drunknoun

A habitual drinker, especially one who is frequently intoxicated.

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Alcoholicnoun

A person given to the use of alcoholic liquors.

Drunknoun

A drinking-bout; a period of drunkenness.

Alcoholicnoun

Alcoholic liquors.

Drunknoun

A drunken state.

Alcoholicnoun

a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually

Drunkverb

inflection of drink||past|part

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Alcoholicadjective

used of beverages containing alcohol;

‘alcoholic drinks’;

Drunkverb

(Southern US) drink

Alcoholicadjective

addicted to alcohol;

‘alcoholic expatriates in Paris’;

Drunkadjective

Intoxicated with, or as with, strong drink; inebriated; drunken; - never used attributively, but always predicatively; as, the man is drunk (not, a drunk man).

‘Be not drunk with wine, where in is excess.’; ‘Drunk with recent prosperity.’;

Drunkadjective

Drenched or saturated with moisture or liquid.

‘I will make mine arrows drunk with blood.’;

Drunknoun

A drunken condition; a spree.

Drunknoun

a chronic drinker

Drunknoun

someone who is intoxicated

Drunkadjective

stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol);

‘a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors’; ‘helplessly inebriated’;

Drunkadjective

as if under the influence of alcohol;

‘felt intoxicated by her success’; ‘drunk with excitement’;

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