noun see teetotalism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • teetotalist — tee·to·tal·ist …   English syllables

  • teetotalist — noun a total abstainer • Syn: ↑teetotaler, ↑teetotaller • Derivationally related forms: ↑teetotalism, ↑teetotal (for: ↑teetotaller) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • teetotaler — noun a total abstainer (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑teetotaller, ↑teetotalist • Derivationally related forms: ↑teetotalism (for: ↑teetotalist), ↑teetotal ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • teetotalism — noun Date: 1834 the principle or practice of complete abstinence from alcoholic drinks • teetotalist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Theobald Mathew (temperance reformer) — For other people named Theobald Mathew, see Theobald Mathew (disambiguation). Father Mathew Theobald Mathew (1790–1856), an Irish teetotalist reformer, popularly known as Father Mathew was born at Thomastown, near Golden, County Tipperary, on… …   Wikipedia

  • Social Democratic Workers' Party (Netherlands) — Infobox Dutch Political Party party name = Social Democratic Workers Party party party wikicolourid = SP leader = Pieter Jelles Troelstra (1893 1925) Willem Albeda (1925 1945) foundation = 1894 Dissolved = 1946 merged into the Labour Party… …   Wikipedia

  • teetotaler — /tee toht leuhr, tee toht /, n. a person who abstains totally from intoxicating drink. Also, teetotalist; esp. Brit., teetotaller. [1825 35; TEETOTAL + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • abstainer — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Apostolici, Catharist, Encratite, Franciscan, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Sabbatarian, Shaker, Trappist, Waldensian, abstinent, anchorite, ascetic, banian, bhikshu, dervish, fakir, flagellant,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ascetic — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Apostolic, Apostolici, Catharist, Diogenes, Encratic, Encratite, Franciscan, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Lenten, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Sabbatarian, Shaker, Spartan, Stoic, Timon of Athens,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fruitarian — Synonyms and related words: Apostolici, Brillat Savarin, Encratite, Lucullus, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Shaker, abstainer, abstinent, ascetic, banian, board and roomer, boarder, bon vivant, cannibal, carnivore, connoisseur of food,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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