As nouns the difference between bibber and toper
is that bibber
is one given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler while toper
is someone who drinks a lot; a drunkard.
One given to drinking alcoholic beverages too freely; a tippler.
Chiefly used in composition, as in (winebibber).
Someone who drinks a lot; a drunkard.
* 1851 , Herman Melville, Moby-Dick :
- The liquor soon mounted into their heads, as it generally does even with the arrantest topers newly landed from sea, and they began capering about most obstreperously.