to convert into an .
to treat or saturate with an .
to place under the influence of beverages; make drunk; besot.
(transitive) to turn into alcoholic drink, as by fermenting or mixing with alcohol
a chronic disorder characterized by dependence on , repeated excessive use of beverages, the development of withdrawal symptoms on reducing or ceasing intake, morbidity that may include cirrhosis of the liver, and decreased ability to function socially and vocationally. Contemporary Examples It appears, based on this chart, that alcoholism is a larger problem in the […]
noun one who is addicted to drinking alcoholic beverages; one who advocates the drinking of alcoholic beverages Word Origin Arabic al-kuhul ‘powdered antimony’ Historical Examples By far more frequent than such neutral impulses are the desires, for instance, of the alcoholist. Psychotherapy Hugo Mnsterberg
an instrument for finding the percentage of alcohol in a liquid. Historical Examples This instrument is sometimes called Richters alcoholometer, in England. Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley Field’s alcoholometer, since improved by Ure, is based upon this principle. A […]
noun one who loves alcoholic drinks Word Origin Arabic al-kuhul ‘powdered antimony’