Definition of the bottle
- Her struggles with the bottle affected her entire family.
- After his divorce he took to the bottle.
: a rigid or semirigid container typically of glass or plastic having a comparatively narrow neck or mouth and usually no handle
: a usually bottle-shaped container made of skin for storing a liquid
: the quantity held by a bottle
: to confine as if in a bottle : restrain
: to put or keep in a position or situation that makes free activity, progress, or escape difficult or impossible
: to put into or as if into a bottle
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