a habitual drinker of alcohol who is frequently intoxicated.
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How to use drunkard in a sentence
Aquarium drunkard When Phil Everly passed away most bloggers posted their favorite Everly Brothers performance in tribute.
Justin Age at Aquarium drunkard uncrated an obscure 1972 cover of "When Will I Be Loved" by Sandy Denny and Linda Thompson.
“drunkard” was one of his favorite insults for Bush, who was public about his struggles with drinking in his younger days.Hugo Chávez Claims U.S. Gives Leaders Cancer and More Crazy Quotes | | December 30, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
But the moment of silence never happened; a drunkard started arguing with people and caused a small scuffle.Haiti Earthquake Anniversary: Finding a Skull in the Rubble | Lisa Armstrong | January 14, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
C was a Captain, all covered with lace; D was a drunkard, and had a red face.
Because the Christian regards the hooligan, the thief, the wanton, and the drunkard as men and women who have done wrong.God and my Neighbour | Robert Blatchford
Ugly, small and a drunkard, he was nevertheless the lucky husband of Luigia, whose marvelous beauty was his continual boast.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
He would retail his exciting experiences as a pugilist and a drunkard with much gusto.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3) | Charles James Wills
I am alone among my friends,And of our sodden crowd No single drunkard understandsI sit apart and vowed.Charles Baudelaire, His Life | Thophile Gautier
British Dictionary definitions for drunkard
a person who is frequently or habitually drunk
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