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alkie

noun, slang

Synonyms and Antonyms of alkie

  1. a person who makes a habit of getting drunk <most of the guys at that fraternity seem destined to spend their lives as alkies> Synonyms alcoholic, drunk (or alky) [slang], boozehound, boozer, dipsomaniac, drinker, drunkard, inebriate, juicehead [slang], juicer [slang], lush, rummy, soak, soaker, sot, souse, tippler, toper, tosspotRelated Words swigger, swiller; winoNear Antonyms abstainer, nondrinker, teetotaler (or teetotaller), teetotalist



Variants of alkie

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alky


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