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teetotal

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adjective tee·to·tal \ˈtē-ˈtō-təl, -ˌtō-\

Definition of teetotal

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or practicing teetotalism

  2. 2 :  total, complete

teetotally play \-təl-ē\ adverb


Origin of teetotal

total + total (abstinence)


First Known Use: 1834

Rhymes with teetotal


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