Definition of Alcoholic:
suffering from alcoholism.
Synonyms of Alcoholic:
dipsomaniac, drunkard, heavy/hard/serious drinker, problem drinker, alcohol-abuser, alcohol addict, person with a drink problem, etc.
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Love in fellowship.
Alcoholics are not people whose problem is alcohol.
Alcoholics are people whose answer is alcohol –Anon