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.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
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.