Examples of alcoholism in a Sentence
a treatment center for those suffering from alcoholism
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The plot may sound like the setup for a schmaltzy rom com, but Catastrophe approaches everything from alcoholism and infidelity to motherhood with uproarious frankness.
Rick was abandoned by his father at 2 years old, leaving him and his sister Jenny at the whims of their mother, Sylvia, who struggled with alcoholism and often brought home new men from various bars around their Southwestern town.
After battling alcoholism most of his life, Waits got sober 2 1/2 years ago.
Betty Ford opened up the Betty Ford Clinic (after leaving the White House) and helped reduce the stigma of alcoholism.
Baker-Kinney has been unflappable under cross-examination, freely admitting her past experimentation with LSD and battle with alcoholism.
Emily walks in on her parents’ fight, and insists that her mother go into rehab for her alcoholism.
Kirwan was asked to leave the band while on tour in 1972, reportedly due to his alcoholism.
But his tour overseas left his struggling with alcoholism, costing him his job and harming his personal life.
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ALCOHOLISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of alcoholism for English Language Learners
: a medical condition in which someone frequently drinks too much alcohol and becomes unable to live a normal and healthy life
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