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Swiller

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Swiller One who swills.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n swiller One who swills. One who washes dishes, etc.; a scullion. Halliwell.
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Usage

In literature:

But once we're among the beer-swillers I don't quite see our line.
"Greenmantle" by John Buchan
Swillers and belly-gods they be; slothful swine that forget their chieftain.
"The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men" by William Morris
Or is the more inclined to trust his life with us when he sees us brawlers, toss-pots, common swillers?
"The Long Night" by Stanley Weyman
In taking off the drunkard he called himself `Mr Adolphus Swillerly.
"Amos Huntingdon" by T.P. Wilson
The farmer is a beer swiller, and sleeps heavily, and his women folks all sleep up in the garret.
"Cruel As The Grave" by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
The old swiller ain't boozin' and him keeps a keg o' whisky under his nose.
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson
His name is given as Deck Mumpers, alias Foxy Mumpers, and Swiller Deck.
"Fighting in Cuban Waters" by Edward Stratemeyer
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In news:

SILLY SUE A SALTY SWILLER .
Though the brewery's tasting room doesn't serve food like most brewpubs, it does host plenty of food trucks and live bands to keep the beer-swillers full and hoppy.
SILLY SUE A SALTY SWILLER.
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