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Meaning of DRUNKARD

Pronunciation:  'drungkurd

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a chronic drinker

DRUNKARD is a 8 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: drunk, inebriate, rummy, sot
 See Also: alcoholic, boozer, dipsomaniac, drinker, imbiber, juicer, lush, soaker, souse, toper



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Drunk"ard\, n. [Drunk + -ard.]
One who habitually drinks strong liquors immoderately; one
whose habit it is to get drunk; a toper; a sot.

      The drunkard and glutton shall come to poverty. --
                                               Prov. xxiii.

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