Hay 3 definiciones de tippler en inglés:

Share this entry

Share this page

tippler1

Saltos de línea: tip|pler
Pronunciación: /ˈtɪplə(r)
 
/

sustantivo

A habitual drinker of alcohol.
Example sentences
  • Furtive and nimble tipplers and topers nightly dodged through alleys and back yards under the noses of the flashlamp-carrying guards.
  • ‘By recognizing such a pretence, as a legitimate apology,’ he declared, ‘we authorize the tippler to tipple on.’
  • Although he was not a ‘habitual tippler,’ or a rake, or a ‘lying Rogue’ but rather gave the appearance of a refined sensitive man, Sandy had few of the other positive attributes in Monro's list.
Sinónimos
drinker, serious drinker, hard drinker, problem drinker, alcoholic;
US informal juicehead
Australian/New Zealand informal hophead
archaic toper
vulgar slang piss artist

Origen

late Middle English (denoting a retailer of alcoholic liquor): of unknown origin.

Definición de tippler en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Hay 3 definiciones de tippler en inglés:

Share this entry

Share this page

tippler2

División en sílabas: tip·pler
Pronunciación: /ˈtip(ə)lər/

Entrada del diccionario de inglés estadounidense

sustantivo

A person who operates or works at a tipple, especially at a mine.

Definición de tippler en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

Hay 3 definiciones de tippler en inglés:

Share this entry

Share this page

tippler3

Saltos de línea: tip|pler
Pronunciación: /ˈtɪplə(r)
 
/

sustantivo

A revolving frame or cage in which a truck is inverted to discharge its load.
Example sentences
  • A surveyor and engineer, he built coal tipples and air shafts for the mining industry.

Origen

early 19th century: from dialect tipple 'tumble over' + -er1.

Definición de tippler en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.