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drunkard

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noun drunk·ard \ˈdrəŋ-kərd\

Simple Definition of drunkard

  • : a person who is drunk or who often gets drunk

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of drunkard

  1. :  one who is habitually drunk

Examples of drunkard in a sentence

  1. Her father was a drunkard.

  2. <accused him of being a no-good drunkard who needed professional help for his problem>



15th Century

First Known Use of drunkard

15th century

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Rhymes with drunkard


DRUNKARD Defined for Kids

drunkard

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noun drunk·ard \ˈdrəŋ-kərd\

Definition of drunkard for Students

  1. :  a person who is often drunk




Medical Dictionary

drunkard

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noun drunk·ard \ˈdrəŋ-kərd\

Medical Definition of drunkard

  1. :  one suffering from or subject to acute or chronic alcoholism :  one who habitually becomes drunk





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