\\bə̇ˈbāshəs, (ˈ)bī|b-\ adjective
Etymology: Latin bibac-, bibax bibulous (from bibere to drink) + English -ious — more at potable
: addicted to drinking : bibulous

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  • Bibacious — Bi*ba cious, a. [L. bibax, bibacis, fr. bibere. See {Bib}.] Addicted to drinking. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bibacious — bi·ba·cious …   English syllables

  • bibacious —   a. fond of drinking.    ♦ bibacity, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bibulous — Synonyms and related words: absorbent, addicted to drink, adsorbent, assimilative, bibacious, blotting, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, crapulent, crapulous, digestive, drinking, drunken, endosmotic, excessive, exosmotic, extravagant, extreme,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • drunken — Synonyms and related words: addicted to drink, addled, beery, bemused, besotted, bibacious, bibulous, blind drunk, crapulent, crapulous, dizzy, drenched, drinking, drunk, far gone, flustered, fou, full, gay, giddy, given to drink, glorious, happy …   Moby Thesaurus

  • intemperate — Synonyms and related words: Apician, a bit much, abandoned, acute, all devouring, bibacious, bibulous, bitter, bolting, boundless, brutal, cramming, crapulent, crapulous, cutting, dissipative, drastic, drunken, easy come, easy go, edacious,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sottish — Synonyms and related words: Boeotian, addicted to drink, asinine, beef brained, beef witted, bibacious, bibulous, blockish, bovine, chumpish, cloddish, cowish, crass, dense, doltish, drinking, drunken, dullard, dumb, duncical, duncish, fat, given …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Drunkenness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Drunkenness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 drunkenness drunkenness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 intemperance intemperance Sgm: N 1 drinking drinking &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 inebriety inebriety inebriation Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • befuddled — adj 1. intoxicated, inebriated, inebrious, bibacious, crapulent, crapulous; drunk, drunken, sodden, besotted, sotted, awash, Literary. in one s cups; under the influence, the worse for liquor, under the weather; saturated, soused, full, Scot.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • crapulous — adj 1. drunk, intoxicated, inebriated, inebriate, inebrious, bibacious, crapulent; drunken, sodden, besotted, sotted, sottish, awash, Literary. in one s cups; saturated, soused, full, Scot. fou; tipsy, grogged, fuddled, muddled, obfuscated, woozy …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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