tosspot

[ taws-pot, tos- ]
/ ˈtɔsˌpɒt, ˈtɒs- /

noun

a tippler; drunkard.

Nearby words

  1. toss one's cookies,
  2. toss up,
  3. toss-up,
  4. tossed salad,
  5. tosser,
  6. tossup,
  7. tost,
  8. tostada,
  9. tostado,
  10. tostig

Origin of tosspot

First recorded in 1560–70; toss + pot1

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British Dictionary definitions for tosspot

tosspot

/ (ˈtɒsˌpɒt) /

noun

archaic, or literary a habitual drinker
British slang a stupid or contemptible person
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