Definition of RUMMY

a person who makes a habit of getting drunk <most mornings a dazed old rummy sits on the steps with a bottle in a paper bag>
Related Words swigger, swiller; wino
Near Antonyms abstainer, nondrinker, teetotaler (or teetotaller), teetotalist

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