bibulous /ˈbɪbjʊləs/

b

I. adjective


‹formal› excessively fond of drinking alcohol.
II. derivatives

1. bibulously
adverb


2. bibulousness
noun


– origin late 17th cent. (in the sense ‘absorbent’): from Latin bibulus ‘freely or readily drinking’ (from bibere ‘to drink’) + -ous.

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