juicer

noun juic·er \ ˈjü-sər \
|Updated on: 18 Jul 2018

Definition of juicer

plural juicers
1 : an appliance for extracting juice from fruit or vegetables
2 slang
a : a heavy or habitual drinker
  • He was a crossword-puzzle nut and a prodigious juicer, addicted to I.W. Harper bourbon.
  • —Don Asher
b : an athlete who uses steroids
  • Contrary to popular hysteria, not everybody who played in baseball's Steroid Era used steroids, and the Hall of Fame is not going to lack for inductees if the juicers are kept out.
  • —Tom Verducci

Examples of juicer in a Sentence

  1. a perpetually hung-over juicer living a dead-end life

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First Known Use of juicer

1938

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of juicer for English Language Learners

  • : a tool or machine for removing juice from fruit or vegetables


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