- a person who drinks much wine.
Origin of winebibber
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Related Words for winebibbersouse, bacchanal, soak, alcoholic, tippler, stiff, lush, inebriate, boozer, wino, drinker, sponge, sot, debauchee, carouser, toper, dipsomaniac, bacchanalian, barfly, bibber
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Historical Examples of winebibber
- a person who drinks a great deal of wine
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Word Origin and History for winebibber
"drunkard," 1530s, loan-translation of German Weinsäufer (Luther), from Wein "wine" + Säufer "bibber." See bibber.
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