Synonyms
Antonyms

1. alcohol-dependent

adjective. addicted to alcohol.

Synonyms

  • addicted

Antonyms

  • nonalcoholic
  • clean

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2. alcohol-in-glass_thermometer

noun. thermometer consisting of a glass capillary tube marked with degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit and containing alcohol which rises or falls as it expands or contracts with changes in temperature.

Synonyms

  • thermometer

Antonyms

  • dry-bulb thermometer

3. aldehyde-alcohol

noun. an oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde; contains an alcohol group (-OH) and an aldehyde group (-CHO).

Synonyms

  • acetaldol
  • aldol

4. alcohol-soluble

adjective. soluble in alcohol.

Antonyms

  • inexplicable

5. addiction

noun. ['əˈdɪkʃən'] an abnormally strong craving.

Antonyms

  • anestrus

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • addict (English)
  • addictus (Latin)

6. addiction

noun. ['əˈdɪkʃən'] being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs).

Synonyms

  • white plague
  • dependance
  • dependency
  • drug addiction
  • physiological condition
  • physiological state
  • habituation
  • dependence

Antonyms

  • impotency
  • estrus
  • infertility
  • fertility

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • addict (English)
  • addictus (Latin)

7. addiction

noun. ['əˈdɪkʃən'] (Roman law) a formal award by a magistrate of a thing or person to another person (as the award of a debtor to his creditor); a surrender to a master.

Synonyms

  • award

Antonyms

  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia

Etymology

  • -ion (English)
  • addict (English)
  • addictus (Latin)

8. alcohol

noun. ['ˈælkəˌhɑːl'] a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent.

Synonyms

  • strong drink
  • hard drink
  • pulque
  • hard cider
  • alcoholic drink
  • home brew
  • beverage
  • John Barleycorn
  • saki
  • hootch
  • sake
  • rotgut
  • vino
  • perry
  • drug of abuse
  • brew
  • nipa
  • rice beer
  • inebriant
  • brewage
  • mixed drink
  • koumiss
  • cordial
  • wine
  • drinkable
  • liqueur
  • kava
  • slug
  • street drug
  • intoxicant
  • potable
  • kavakava
  • hard liquor
  • hooch
  • drink
  • spirits
  • aperitif
  • neutral spirits
  • homebrew
  • alcoholic beverage
  • ethyl alcohol
  • booze
  • liquor
  • proof spirit

Antonyms

  • varietal wine
  • varietal
  • generic wine
  • hard drug

9. alcohol

noun. ['ˈælkəˌhɑːl'] any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation.

Synonyms

  • glycol
  • dihydric alcohol
  • glycerin
  • methyl alcohol
  • grain alcohol
  • propenyl alcohol
  • amyl alcohol
  • propanol
  • isopropyl alcohol
  • ethanol
  • glycerine
  • isopropanol
  • lauryl alcohol
  • cyclohexanol
  • diol
  • glycerol
  • sterol
  • wood alcohol
  • methanol
  • steroid alcohol
  • allyl alcohol
  • propyl alcohol
  • butyl alcohol
  • fermentation alcohol
  • wood spirit
  • ethyl alcohol
  • butanol
  • liquid

Antonyms

  • insincere
  • cool
  • undrinkable
  • work

Example sentences of the word alcohol-addiction


1. Noun Phrase
While in a clinical setting, a patient may be very motivated to end her drug or alcohol addiction, but when she returns home with peers and daily life pressures, her motivation may cease.

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