top·​er ˈtō-pər How to pronounce toper (audio)
: one that topes
especially : drunkard

Examples of toper in a Sentence

a group of topers who stop regularly at the pub

Word History

First Known Use

1661, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of toper was in 1661

Dictionary Entries Near toper

Cite this Entry

“Toper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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