adjective see dipsomania

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  • Dipsomaniacal — Dip so*ma*ni a*cal, a. Of or pertaining to dipsomania. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dipsomaniacal — See dipsomaniac. * * * …   Universalium

  • dipsomaniacal — adjective pertaining to or suffering from dipsomani …   Wiktionary

  • dipsomaniacal — adj. pertaining to dipsomania, pertaining to a severe craving for alcohol …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dipsomaniacal — dip·so·ma·ni·a·cal …   English syllables

  • dipsomaniacal — adjective see dipsomaniac …   Useful english dictionary

  • dipsomaniac — dipsomaniacal /dip seuh meuh nuy euh keuhl, soh /, adj. /dip seuh may nee ak , soh /, n. a person with an irresistible craving for alcoholic drink. [1855 60; DIPSOMANI(A) + AC] Syn. See drunkard. * * * …   Universalium

  • dipsomania — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek dipsa thirst + Late Latin mania Date: circa 1844 an uncontrollable craving for alcoholic liquors • dipsomaniac noun • dipsomaniacal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • dipsomaniac — noun a) One with a morbid paroxysmal craving for alcohol; an alcoholic. b) A persistently drunken person; a drunkard. Syn …   Wiktionary

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