What does drunkard mean?

Definitions for drunkard
ˈdrʌŋ kərddrunk·ard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drunkard, drunk, rummy, sot, inebriate, winonoun

    a chronic drinker

Wiktionary

  1. drunkardnoun

    (somewhat derogatory) A person who is habitually drunk.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drunkardnoun

    one who habitually drinks strong liquors immoderately; one whose habit it is to get drunk; a toper; a sot

  2. Etymology: [Drunk + -ard.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunkard in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drunkard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of drunkard in a Sentence

  1. George Santayana:

    The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A wine withdraws not worries but wisdom from the mind of the drunkard person.

  3. Epictetus:

    He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk.

  4. Jewish Proverb:

    The innkeeper loves a drunkard, but not for a son-in-law.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The drunkard who is colorblind still sees where is the wine. (L'ivrogne qui est daltonien - Voit quand même où est le vin.)

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