Alcoholism — synonyms, definition

1. alcoholism (Noun)

5 synonyms
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2 definitions

alcoholism (Noun) — Habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms.

alcoholism (Noun) — An intense persistent desire to drink alcoholic beverages to excess.

5 types of
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