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People who drink a lot of alcohol - thesaurus

Synonyms

sot

noun

old-fashioned someone who frequently drinks too much alcohol

alcoholic

noun

someone who finds it difficult to control the amount of alcohol they drink

drinker

noun

someone who often drinks alcohol

dipsomaniac

noun

someone who cannot control their feeling of wanting to drink alcohol

tippler

noun

informal someone who regularly drinks alcohol

wino

noun

informal an insulting word for someone who drinks a lot of alcohol, especially someone who lives on the streets

lightweight

noun

informal someone who becomes drunk very easily

dipso

noun

offensive a dipsomaniac

drunk

noun

someone who has drunk too much alcohol, or who regularly drinks too much alcohol

pisshead

noun

Britishimpolite someone who regularly drinks a lot of alcohol

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barfly

noun

Americaninformal someone who spends a lot of time in bars drinking alcohol

boozer

noun

Britishinformal someone who drinks a lot of alcohol

drunkard

noun

someone who frequently drinks too much alcohol

heavy smoker/drinker

someone who smokes a lot, or who drinks a lot of alcohol

lager lout

noun

Britishinformal a young man who gets drunk on beer and behaves violently or noisily

lush

noun

mainly Americaninformal an insulting word for someone who drinks a lot of alcohol

piss artist

noun

Britishimpolite someone who regularly drinks a lot of alcohol

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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