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Sentences with the adjective Alcoholic

14 examples:

It's like our country is being run by a bunch of bad alcoholic dads right now.
(Patton Oswalt)

His birth was the result of an affair his alcoholic mother had with a professor.
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Two teenage sisters conspire to murder their alcoholic mother in this true-crime thriller.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Zac Perry, 25, from South Yorkshire, hopes to win UK's Strongest Man in memory of his alcoholic mother.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Arriving in a new town, soft-spoken Tyler (Mason Dye) and his alcoholic mother (“Bluebloods” regular Amy Carlson) have...
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Toni Collette plays the alcoholic mother of an Irish taxi driver in this intimate second feature from writer-director Gerard Barrett.
(The Hollywood Reporter - International, )

An alcoholic father has been refused bail after he was charged with sexually assaulting his 12-year-old daughter and assaulting his wife.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The family of an alcoholic man who died in custody has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Delaware prison officials and medical workers.
(Fox News - U.S., )

A homeless alcoholic man pleaded guilty to conning a hotel in Britain to give him a room and wine by pretending to be BBC documentarian Louis Theroux.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The Archbishop of Canterbury recalls a 'grim' childhood Christmas when he was shunned by his alcoholic father and forced to 'scrounge' around in the fridge for food.
(Daily Mail - News, )

As Anton Du Beke heads to Saturday's final of Strictly Come Dancing, the Daily Mail reveals details of his past as a furniture salesman who had a fraught relationship with his alcoholic father.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Barrett's study of the relationship between an alcoholic mother (Colette) and her devoted taxi-driver son (Reynor) is slow-moving and sometimes very bleak but benefits from two exceptional central performances.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

An illegitimate child of an alcoholic mother and an absentee father preoccupied with his preexisting family, prepubescent Stet (Garrett Wareing) routinely acts out and lands in either detention or the principal's office.
(Martin Tsai in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Enduring a hardscrabble childhood in South Los Angeles with an absentee alcoholic father, Strawberry found escape — and greatness — on the baseball field, thanks to a slinky swing that could quickly dispatch balls to the...
(Los Angeles Times - Movies Now, )

Question with the noun Alcoholic

1 example:

Is Tom an alcoholic?

Sentences with the noun Alcoholic

33 examples:

I'm an alcoholic.

She's an alcoholic.

Tom is an alcoholic.

Tom isn't an alcoholic.

His father was an alcoholic.

Tom's father is an alcoholic.

I'm Tom and I'm an alcoholic.

He denied being an alcoholic.

She denied being an alcoholic.

Tom has a wife who's an alcoholic.

My name is Tom and I'm an alcoholic.

An alcoholic tends not to die happily.

If you go on drinking so much, you may well end up an alcoholic.

I'm an alcoholic. I'm a drug addict. I'm homosexual. I'm a genius.

That man has hit bottom: his wife has left him, he's lost his job, and he's an alcoholic. The worst is that I know him--he used to be my boss five years ago.

What can I say, I'm an alcoholic. It's what I do.
(Ron Wood)

Cigarettes and coffee: an alcoholic's best friend!
(Gerard Way)

Because I know I'm an addict, and I know I'm an alcoholic.
(Jamie Lee Curtis)

If I hadn't become a celebrity, I'd probably be an alcoholic.
(Paul Lynde)

I once had a lot of hatred, mainly toward my father, an alcoholic.
(Josh McDowell)

An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do.
(Dylan Thomas)

She hits me and she beats me and she drinks. My mom is an alcoholic.
(Tonya Harding)

I just wrote one song at a time. Kinda like an alcoholic. One day at a time.
(Neil Young)

Before Footloose, the things I'd done weren't cute. In Diner I was an alcoholic.
(Kevin Bacon)

ABC News reporter Elizabeth Vargas has acknowledged that she is an alcoholic.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

We are happy to make clear that Gale Booth was not an alcoholic or an unfit parent.
(Daily Mail - News, )

March. 20 (UPI) -- Paul Walker's mother, Cheryl Ann, claims Meadow Rain's mother is an alcoholic.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

ABC News anchor Elizabeth Vargas has acknowledged on "Good Morning America" she went to rehab last fall because she is an alcoholic.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

In his first remarks to the news media since seeking treatment, Yankees pitcher C. C. Sabathia said he first realized three years ago that he was an alcoholic.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Mary Kerswell (left) was handcuffed and taken away by police when she demanded to see her notes while Helen Wilkinson (right) discovered she had been labelled an alcoholic.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Brain Bubear, 70, was asleep in a private room at Colchester Hospital, Essex, where he was recovering from an infection, when he was attacked with his walking stick by an alcoholic.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The star, 49, who has recently been romantically linked with millionaire art collector Charles Saatchi after the pair's regular dinner dates, said she was 'an alcoholic' and 'an addict' as a younger woman.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A 53-year-old alcoholic was sentenced to 12 months probation Wednesday for urinating on Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s office and yelling rude comments at soldiers on Canada’s National Day of Honour for the war in Afghanistan.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Question

1 example:

Did you encounter any former heavy drinkers tuttutting about the alcoholic excess all around them?
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Make it fairly alcoholic.

I am a recovering alcoholic.
(Patrick J. Kennedy)

I'm a recovering alcoholic so I should be home.
(Kenny Hickey)

Today, if you're not an alcoholic, you're nobody.
(Dick Van Dyke)

In Stratford you either turn into an alcoholic or you better write.
(Christopher Plummer)

Alcohol is a very patient drug. It will wait for the alcoholic to pick it up one more time.
(Mercedes McCambridge)

I am a raging alcoholic and a raging addict and I didn't want to see my kids do the same thing.
(Ozzy Osbourne)

My wife is a serous alcoholic.
(The Vancouver Sun - Life, )

But he was also an explosive and violent alcoholic.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The tea launches next year, but it isn't alcoholic.
(USA Today - Money, )

Her mother, an alcoholic, beat her for wetting the sheets.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The real sudsy issue at hand is whether the alcoholic brew is healthful.
(Tiffany Hsu in Los Angeles Times - Business, )

On it, the alcoholic who lives in South Wales, says he loves his children.
(Daily Mail - News, )

California-based company Rehabs has released an 'alcoholic' tool (pictured).
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A film editor fights alcoholic tendencies while mourning his sister's death.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Vancouver Sun columnist and therapist Michael Pond is also a recovering alcoholic.
(The Vancouver Sun - Life, )

Over the past year, a patient has developed an allergic reaction to anything alcoholic.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Mike Tyson says he's a 'vicious alcoholic' and thinks about dying. Dr. Drew Pinsky weighs in.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

At new London pop-up Alcoholic Architecture, customers inhale booze through alcoholic vapour.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Nathan Silver follows a newly-homeless alcoholic through the homes of those who would help her.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Molly Barker is a yogi, a four-time Ironman triathlete (!), an author, and a recovering alcoholic.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Alcoholic liver disease is a common liver ailment in the US that varies significantly by ethnicity.
(Science Daily - News, )

Renowned for inventive alcoholic concoctions, most of its outlets are open until two in the morning.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

On Hawaii Island, a new twist on an old craft is creating a buzz: an alcoholic brew that uses honey.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

An alcoholic paraplegic endures an intervention by his concerned friends in Craig DeFolco's indie drama.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

A women on the lam from her marriage meets a jilted alcoholic with a wooden barrel headed to Niagara Falls.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

With a name like 'Alcoholic Liver Disease,' you may not think about vitamin A as being part of the problem.
(Science Daily - News, )

Cut to some time later, when Virgil is apprentice to an alcoholic director and often gets to do his boss's job.
(John DeFore in The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Scientists have found that soundtracks can influence how drinks and food taste, and even alter alcoholic strength.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Exciting new data shows that the gut microbiota has a potential role in the development of alcoholic liver disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

Within the space of a few years, Becky Edwards changed from an average schoolgirl to an alcoholic and sleeping rough.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The recovering alcoholic from Ebbw Vale in Monmouthshire claims not to believe in contraception but says he loves sex.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Scientists find evidence of "long term and recurrent" drinking of an alcoholic plant sap among chimpanzees in the wild.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

In Mom, you play a recovering alcoholic and mother whose teen daughter is pregnant and whose mother is also in recovery.
(The Independent - People, )

Alcoholic Alchemy's make-our-own-alcopop kit Spike Your Juice allows you to brew hooch in just 48 hours using fruit juice.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

“Winter in the Blood,” based on a 1974 James Welch novel, is the story of an alcoholic Blackfoot Indian man in Montana.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Scientists find evidence of "long term and and recurrent" drinking of an alcoholic plant sap among chimpanzees in the wild.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Some of the videos available included ads for alcoholic products and videos that include graphic discussions of pornography.
(USA Today - Tech, )

Angela Bassett will play an alcoholic on "American Horror Story" Season 6, with Lady Gaga also confirmed for the new season.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has told Canadian media he was "born an alcoholic" and had used "every drug you can probably think of".
(BBC News - World News, )

The results showed circadian rhythm disruption and alcohol is a destructive double hit that can lead to alcoholic liver disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

Channing Tatum says he has always been "a little wild": a self-described high-functioning alcoholic who loves cake and sculpting.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

FEMAIL blogger Toni Jones consults drinking support network Club Soda for tips on altering alcoholic intake without losing your life.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Paul Gascoigne has given a heartbreaking account of his life as an alcoholic as part of a documentary to be screened on ITV on Tuesday.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A new study in Sweden revealed that normalizing dopamine levels in an alcoholic’s brain may possibly help curb their booze addiction.
(Tech Times - Health, )

A Colorado family said several children ages -8 were mistakenly served the alcoholic versions of drinks at a Joe's Crab Shack location.
(UPI - Odd News, )

They then have time to finish the game, have a glass of warm milk or alcoholic equivalent, and go to bed in time for work in the morning.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford returned to work early Monday, after telling listeners to his weekly radio show he's not an alcoholic or drug addict.
(CBC News - Canada, )

The two alcoholic bears were found lying in a filthy cage which was full of rubbish at the back of a restaurant in the city of Sochi, Russia.
(Daily Mail - News, )

AMANDA HOLDEN reveals how her alcoholic father, who had abandoned her and her sister as young children, suddenly returned when she found fame.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Winsome Brown’s one-woman show remembers the performer’s cigarette-smoking, alcoholic and Dublin-born mother in a flesh-and-blood portrait.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Emilio Brunetti paid alcoholic martin Rafferty £80 a time to pose as his ailing bedbound father when council officials visited his Fulham flat.
(Daily Mail - News, )

From across the ocean, an English woman inspired an obese American alcoholic to lose 365lbs, ditch alcohol and embrace life in just over a year.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Labour's Great Grimsby MP Austin Mitchell dismisses claims he said an "alcoholic" or "paedophile" could win the seat so long as they were Labour.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Austin Mitchell dismisses claims he said Labour would hold his seat at the election even if its candidate was a "raving alcoholic sex paedophile".
(BBC News - Politics, )

A depressed, alcoholic New York postman appeared in court last week accused of hoarding more than a tonne of undelivered mail over the past decade.
(The Independent - World News, )

Alcoholic Paul Fox went to an off licence to buy more alcohol after murdering his mother with a sledgehammer in their kitchen in Alsager, near Crewe.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The NHS could save £27m a year by changing the way it deals with alcoholic patients, new research seen by the Victoria Derbyshire programme suggests.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Allan Debenham, an alcoholic who claims to suffer from amnesia, grabbed Jane Putt by the throat and threw her out of her own home in Bodmin, Cornwall.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Spices are common, dark malts are often used, and many Christmas beers have enough alcoholic punch to help settle your brain for a long winter’s nap.
(John Verive in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

Social services, police, health workers and teachers were all in regular contact with mother-of-eight Amanda Hutton, 43, an alcoholic and cannabis addict.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Playing the part of an unreliable alcoholic in the new thriller "The Girl on the Train" was only one of the roles Blunt had: She was also secretly pregnant.
(NBC Today, )

A new film, to be broadcast on ITV on Monday evening is set to depict the legendary fez-wearing entertainer, played by David Threlfall as a violent alcoholic.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A new study has revealed a unique connection between binge drinking and the risk for developing alcoholic liver disease and a variety of other health problems.
(Science Daily - News, )

A Boston bar said it canceled plans to offer election-themed drinks because one of this year's mayoral candidates, John R. Connolly, is a recovering alcoholic.
(UPI - Odd News, )

An alcoholic who burgled a children's hospital unit handed himself into Blackpool Police after having flashbacks of breaking in to what he thought was a nursery.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Some West African chimps enjoy taking a sip of grandma's cough medicine by sucking alcoholic sap from leaves and even drinking enough to get visibly intoxicated.
(CNET News, )

It's a righteous if slightly malicious speech — Mickey, played by the truly luminous Gillian Jacobs, is an alcoholic and all that entails amid the Echo Park...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The anorexic and alcoholic woman wrote to London's Court of Protection, saying she wanted to spend whatever time she had left 'doing nice things' with her family.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Greater gut permeability and increased endotoxin levels have been linked to many of the health issues related to chronic drinking, including alcoholic liver disease.
(Science Daily - News, )

An expert at the University of Valladolid, Spain, found evidence that elite people drank fruit wines, mead, beer and alcoholic diary concoctions from 7,000BC onwards.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The Britain's Got Talent judge has said, as an alcoholic, Frank abandoned his family when she was four, then years later tried to worm his way back into her affections.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Tate Taylor's adaptation of the bestselling Paula Hawkins novel 'The Girl on the Train' stars Emily Blunt as an alcoholic who becomes obsessed with a local murder case.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Although the German company makes alcoholic beers, Klopp will be promoting their alcohol-free 'Warsteiner Fresh' variant, which claims to provide '100% premium enjoyment.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The actor talks the shocking bet he made with Jonah Hill about the "21 Jump Street" box office, calls himself a high-functioning alcoholic and reveals his one career regret.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Reddit users have shared the experiences they had as children which they now realise weren't normal, such as having alcoholic parents and being treated for PTSD after abuse.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

An abusive, alcoholic father; a snake-oil salesman; a predatory lion; Nazi Germany: These are some of the metaphors publishers invoke to express their feelings toward Amazon.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Canadian funnyman Pat Mills was born to play David Gold, a former kid actor who's now a floundering, alcoholic, sexually confused man-child living in an epic state of denial.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Bill Roache has now revealed that Anne Kirkbride had been an alcoholic battling depression in the months before her death last year and had been on medication 'all her life'.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Alcoholic Edward Tenniswood, 52, who was known to police before murdering India Chipchase, 20, lived in a £1million flat in west London close to football legend George Best.
(Daily Mail - News, )

March. 20 (UPI) -- Alec Baldwin played the part of an alcoholic journalist with questionable ethics on Law & Order: SVU, which is the very type of journalist he claims to hate.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

A causative link between a key cell stress response pathway and alcoholic liver disease has been identified by researchers, advancing understanding of how this disease develops.
(Science Daily - News, )

This research opens up pathways for generating new pharmaceutical drugs and therapies that enhance the life of alcoholic persons and reduce the morbimortality due to alcoholism.
(Science Daily - News, )

Michael Holpin, an unemployed alcoholic who claims to have fathered 40 children by 20 different mothers, chose this Holy Week to quote the Bible in his defence, writes SARAH VINE.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Homeless alcoholic Robert Knowles (pictured) has now been jailed for stealing an outfit worth £158 - including the pair of ill-fitting trousers - from Marks and Spencer in Plymouth.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Disabled father of six Darren Hughes, 42, (pictured) from Bridgend and Robert Stuart, 67, died after being given kidneys from a homeless alcoholic infected with a rare parasitic worm.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

An infographic by party organisers Eventa shows how easy it is to bust your bikini diet with alcoholic beach drinks which are packed with the same number of calories as fatty fast food.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Producers say shooting will begin in February on WolfCop 2, the sequel to director Lowell Dean's horror-comedy about an alcoholic small-town cop who is also cursed with being a werewolf.
(The Canadian Press in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan responded to a Knicks fan who had criticized him with an email wondering if the man is an alcoholic and telling him to root for the Nets instead.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

This week, Michael Holpin, a 56-year-old unemployed alcoholic from Ebbw Vale, South Wales, became an unlikely TV star after appearing in a Channel 5 documentary called 40 Kids By 20 Women.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Jonathan Keen, 46, who was described as a functioning alcoholic, was found by his girlfriend at his flat in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, next to a bottle of fluid used in the smoking substitute.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Liam Neeson reprises his hangdog action-hero routine as Matt Scudder, an ex-cop and recovering alcoholic, in Scott Frank's plodding 1990s-set adaptation of one of Lawrence Block's crime novels.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Whether it is whisky, gin or some other tipple, around one in nine adults have an aversion to one particular type of alcoholic treat as a result of a drunken episode, new research has revealed.
(Daily Mail - News, )

“Soft in the Head” follows Natalia, an alcoholic, as she bounces around harsh New York streets between two surrogate families, drinking, acting out, seeking refuge and being self-destructive.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

At Alcoholic Architecture in Borough Market, South-East London, cocktails come in the form of a sweet mist of fine spirits and mixer, in a 1:3 ratio, generated by humidifiers that saturate the air.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Ancient Scandinavians quaffed an alcoholic mixture of barley, honey, cranberries, herbs and even grape wine imported from Greece and Rome, new research finds.This Nordic "grog" predates the Vikings.
(NBC News, )

A street drinker who nearly died from drinking alcoholic hand wash reveals how his gang systematically raided hospitals for the fluid - as Freedom of Information requests reveal a London-wide problem.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

After maintaining for months that he is not an addict or an alcoholic, Rob Ford announced Wednesday he is seeking help for substance abuse, even as media reports emerged with new drug and alcohol allegations.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

"I may have the genetic coding that I'm inclined to be an alcoholic, but I have the desire not to do that, and I look at the homosexual issue the same way," the politician said during an address in San Francisco.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Politics, )

I'm not revealing any deep dark secrets of his, he did that himself, writing about his life as a cokehead and alcoholic in his book “The Night of the Gun” that was personal, painful and in the end triumphant.
(Forbes - Business, )

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