alcohol (n.)

  1. a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent; alcohol (or drink) ruined him

    [ Syn: alcoholic drink , alcoholic drink , alcoholic beverage , alcoholic beverage , intoxicant , intoxicant , inebriant , inebriant ]

  2. any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation

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