Dipsomaniac vs Bibber - What's the difference?

dipsomaniac | bibber |


As nouns the difference between dipsomaniac and bibber

is that dipsomaniac is one with a morbid paroxysmal craving for alcohol; an alcoholic while bibber is one given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler.

dipsomaniac

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One with a morbid paroxysmal craving for alcohol; an alcoholic.
  • A persistently drunken person; a drunkard.
  • Synonyms

    * alcoholic * dipso * drunkard * sot * lush

    Antonyms

    * abstain * teetotal * temperance * on the wagon

    bibber

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler.
  • Usage notes

    Chiefly used in composition, as in (winebibber).

    Synonyms

    * tippler

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