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Synonyms for drunkard
ˈdrʌŋ kərddrunk·ard

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  1. drunkardnoun

    tosspot, dipsomaniac, pisshead, alcoholic

    temperance, abstain, on the wagon, teetotaller, pioneer

  2. drunkardnoun

    (somewhat derogatory) A person who is habitually drunk.

    pisshead, tosspot, alcoholic, dipsomaniac

    temperance, abstain, on the wagon, teetotaller, pioneer

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, winonoun

    a chronic drinker

    inebriate, sot, wino, rummy, drunk, rum

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. drunkardnoun

    toper, tippler, sot, carouser, reveller, bacchanal, bacchanalian

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. drunkardnoun

    inebriate, toper, sot, tippler, carouser, dipsomaniac, wine-bibber, bacchanal, bacchanalian, debauchee

    abstainer, ascetic, nephalist, teetotaler

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "drunkard":

    drunk, drinker, drunken, rummy

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  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The drunkard who is colorblind still sees where is the wine. (L'ivrogne qui est daltonien - Voit quand même où est le vin.)

  2. Jewish Proverb:

    The innkeeper loves a drunkard, but not for a son-in-law.

  3. George Santayana:

    The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.

  4. Epictetus:

    He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk.

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