- a person who lives extravagantly or luxuriously.
Origin of high liver
First recorded in 1880–85
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for high liver
Historical Examples of high liver
By adopting the cognomen of Habrodiaitos, or high-liver, he brought upon himself the nickname of Rhabdodiaitos, or brush-man.
If the high-liver knew when to stop eating, how much less sure dyspepsia would be.