[ krap-yuh-luh s ]
/ ˈkræp yə ləs /


given to or characterized by gross excess in drinking or eating.
suffering from or due to such excess.

Origin of crapulous

From the Late Latin word crāpulōsus, dating back to 1530–40. See crapulent, -ous

Related forms

crap·u·lous·ly, adverbcrap·u·lous·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019