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dipso Syllabification: dip·so
Pronunciation: /ˈdipsō/

Definition of dipso in English:

noun (plural dipsos)

A person suffering from dipsomania; an alcoholic.
Example sentences
  • Fascinating look at the national results - non drinkers do spectacularly worse than dipsos, and the IQ is in inverse proportion to salary levels.
  • Perhaps a wise old retired policeman would have spotted something, but like all the dipsos I know, he was a tightwad as well, and never went near the bar.
  • Watching it, we were laughing about what a dipso the director must be.

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