As nouns the difference between sot and bibber
is that sot
is soot while bibber
is one given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler.
(archaic) stupid person; fool
* 1610 , , act 3 scene 2
- Remember / First to possess his books; for without them / He's but a sot , as I am
- In Egypt oft has seen the Sot bow down, / And reverence some deified Baboon.
- Every sign / That calls the staring sots to nasty wine.
To drink until one becomes drunk
To stupefy; to infatuate; to besot.
- I hate to see a brave, bold fellow sotted .
One given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler.
Chiefly used in composition, as in (winebibber).