Bibitory Bib"i*to*ry, a. Of or pertaining to drinking or tippling. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bibitory — pertaining to drinking, 1690s, from Mod.L. bibitorius, from L.L. bibitor drinker, toper, from bibere to drink (see IMBIBE (Cf. imbibe)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • bibitory — ˈbibə̇ˌtōrē, tȯrē adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin bibitorius, from Latin bibitus (past participle of bibere) + orius ory 1. : concerned with or relating to drinking a bibitory muscle 2. : capable of taking up moisture bibitory papers …   Useful english dictionary

  • bibitory — bib·i·to·ry …   English syllables

  • bibitory —   a. pertaining to drinking …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • bibatory — see bibitory …   Useful english dictionary

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