Toyer vs Toper - What's the difference?

toyer | toper |


As nouns the difference between toyer and toper

is that toyer is one who toys; one who is full of trifling tricks; a trifler while toper is someone who drinks a lot; a drunkard.

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toyer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who toys; one who is full of trifling tricks; a trifler.
  • (Webster 1913)

    toper

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • 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.

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