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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who is habitually drunk.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who is habitually drunk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who habitually drinks strong liquors immoderately; one whose habit it is to get drunk; a toper; a sot.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One given to an excessive use of strong drink; a person who is habitually or frequently drunk; an inebriate.
  • n. [plural] The marsh-marigold.
  • n. [plural] The wintergreen or checkerberry, Gaultheria procumbens.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a chronic drinker

Etymologies

drunk +‎ -ard (“pejorative agent suffix”) (Wiktionary)

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