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tipple1

tip·ple1

tipple1

 
pronunciation:
tI pl
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
features:
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: tippled, tipples, tippling
definition: to drink (alcoholic liquor), esp. habitually, a little at a time.
She tipples wine at night.
similar words:
nip
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to drink alcoholic liquor, esp. to excess or as a habit.
similar words:
drink
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part of speech: noun
definition: intoxicating drinks; liquor.
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derivation: tippler (n.)