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Sentences with the adjective Alcoholic

8 examples:

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

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

Question with the noun Alcoholic

1 example:

Is Tom an alcoholic?

Sentences with the noun Alcoholic

31 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, )

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, )

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, )

Other sentences

83 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 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, )

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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 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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

From the first, shocking abuse as she stepped out of a shower as a shy 13-year-old girl, to the last, bitter encounter as an alcoholic in her late 20s, a woman has told of her alleged ruin at the hands of Rolf Harris.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Ashley and Khail talk about a new short-term experience in London featuring alcoholic mist you can inhale, a first-of-its-kind electric wheelchair built using Segway guts and a vertigo-inducing hotel room only for the adventurous at heart.
(CNET News, )

Zimbabwe wicketkeeper Brendan Taylor has apologised to Ireland all-round John Mooney after a newspaper article in the African country labelled him an "alcoholic" after his match-changing catch during their recent match at the Cricket World Cup.
(The Independent - Cricket, )

Veteran Labour MP Austin Mitchell has dismissed Ukip’s chances of winning the Great Grimsby constituency at the general election, saying that Labour would win the hotly contested seat “even” if it had selected a “raving alcoholic sex paedophile” as its candidate.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

It is strange to think that it is almost 20 years since Nicolas Cage won an Oscar for his performance as the suicidal alcoholic in Leaving Las Vegas (1995) and three decades since he started playing mumbling, Marlon Brando-like anti-heroes or Elvis types in films such as Birdy (1984) and Peggy Sue Got Married (1986).
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

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