alcoholism abuse

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n alcoholism abuse excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic drinks
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Usage

In literature:

The abuse was aggravated by too much alcohol consumption but it wasn't entirely unwanted.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
Alcohol, its use and abuse, 257.
"Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making" by William Hamilton Gibson
Their observance may make even the abuse of alcohol tolerable.
"How to Camp Out" by John M. Gould
The natives' craving for alcohol is often abused by unscrupulous whites.
"Two Years with the Natives in the Western Pacific" by Felix Speiser
The field of vision was not much reduced but manifested a few peculiarities, due no doubt to the abuse of alcohol.
"Criminal Man" by Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
But, more than these, the waste of human life has been abridged by the sweeping reform effected in regard to the abuse of alcohol.
"1931: A Glance at the Twentieth Century" by Henry Hartshorne
In many instances it was apparent that alcoholic abuse had grown out of poverty.
"Degeneracy" by Eugene S. Talbot
A source for pamphlets, books, and charts on drug and alcohol abuse, chemical awareness, and self-help.
"What Works: Schools Without Drugs" by United States Department of Education
Repeated exposure to cold and the abuse of alcohol were responsible for most of the other cases.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield
The patient is apt to attribute his symptoms to the after effects of the abuse of alcohol.
"Essays In Pastoral Medicine" by Austin ÓMalley
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In news:

R for alcohol abuse, language, some sexual content and brief drug use.
R for alcohol abuse, language, sexual content and drug use.
His office assistant was often concerned about Pavlinac, and says in the complaints that the doctor admitted to having an alcohol abuse problem several times over the past year.
B Rated R for alcohol abuse, language, some sexual content and brief drug use Running time: 85 minutes.
The US National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism has more about alcohol use disorders.
Study suggests difficulty with complex forms of verbal communication may be tied to alcohol abuse.
Since 2000, The Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse has raised funds for the Daniel Bryant Youth and Family Treatment Center by hosting Summit for Danny mountain climbs both locally and internationally.
The boy's biological parents had a history of drug and alcohol abuse and erratic behavior.
Drug, alcohol abuse tied to early-life strokes: study.
A stroke were often smokers or had abused drugs or alcohol, according to a US study that looked at over 1,000 patients.
Emory law grad Ryan Farley was on fast track for success in New York until his career was derailed by alcohol abuse.
Linda Oyer, chief executive officer of the East Texas Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse , will be featured on this week's Tyler Chamber Radio show.
Improving Treatment for Alcohol & Substance Abuse.
"Alcoholism and Drug Abuse , the Christian Perspective" is the title of a presentation aimed at teens, parents, grandparents and all other adults who care about teens.
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration teenagers are more likely to first try cigarettes, marijuana, and alcohol in July than any other month.
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