Definition of 'alcohol'
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Whilst you may not have knowingly consumed alcohol it should have been clear you were drinking alcohol. The Sun (2016)But high alcohol consumption also raises blood pressure - a major risk factor for strokes. The Sun (2016)But let's say that we do give up salt and tobacco and alcohol. The Sun (2016)He told the court he had not intentionally drunk alcohol - but pleaded guilty to the charge. The Sun (2016)Sugar, caffeine and alcohol can make anxiety worse. The Sun (2016)Hospitality is about food, alcohol and making people happy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All cotton, with a solvent that doesn't contain any alcohol or oil. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Ideally, make a glass of wine at about 8pm your last drink because it takes one hour to process one unit of alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have reminded staff of their responsibilities when selling alcohol. The Sun (2012)You should also avoid alcohol and caffeine. The Sun (2014)These youngsters have too much access to alcohol and too little control from their parents. The Sun (2008) Tobacco and alcohol are the main risk factors. The Sun (2013)Only five landlords in the whole country were convicted for selling alcohol to drunks last year. The Sun (2013) Make alcohol more expensive and consumption is reduced. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The whole team piled into one room and alcohol and drugs were going round. The Sun (2012)We were taken to a flat and given alcohol and cigarettes. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The alcohol content of wine far outweighs the benefits of these other ingredients. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is also less alcohol and residual sugar. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Add the red wine and simmer for a moment to cook off the alcohol a little. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Just like it does with alcohol and tobacco. Times, Sunday Times (2008)More than a third of alleged victims had drunk alcohol. The Sun (2006)Furthermore the alcoholic learns that avoiding alcohol makes him or her feel well. Know Your Own Mind (1991)He also gave up eating meat and drinking alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For most homeless people alcohol is a far bigger problem than hard drugs. The Sun (2010)You feel guilty about your anger and might often rely on props such as cigarettes or alcohol to cope. The Sun (2014)In his teenage years he had drunk alcohol, smoked and was into rap music. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Retailers must stop selling alcohol to under-18s. The Sun (2008)Try to avoid alcohol, although one drink a day is allowed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The charity also wants a 16 per cent increase in alcohol taxes and more vigorous enforcement to stop underage youngsters buying booze. The Sun (2007)At 14 per cent alcohol again, this dry white is best enjoyed with food. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'alcohol'
British English: alcohol /ˈælkəˌhɒl/ NOUN
Drinks that can make people drunk, such as beer, wine, and whisky, can be referred to as alcohol.
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- American English: alcohol
- Arabic: كُحُول
- Brazilian Portuguese: álcool
- Chinese: 酒精
- Croatian: alkohol
- Czech: alkohol
- Danish: alkohol
- Dutch: alcohol
- European Spanish: alcohol
- Finnish: alkoholi
- French: alcool
- German: Alkohol
- Greek: οινόπνευμα
- Italian: alcol
- Japanese: アルコール
- Korean: 알코올
- Norwegian: alkohol
- Polish: alkohol
- European Portuguese: álcool
- Romanian: alcool
- Russian: алкоголь
- Spanish: alcohol
- Swedish: alkohol
- Thai: เหล้า
- Turkish: alkol
- Ukrainian: алкогольні напої
- Vietnamese: rượu cồn
Definition of alcohol from the Collins English Dictionary
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