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Meaning of "bibulous" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BIBULOUS

From Latin bibulus, from bibere to drink.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BIBULOUS

bibulous  [ˈbɪbjʊləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BIBULOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bibulous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES BIBULOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of bibulous in the English dictionary

The definition of bibulous in the dictionary is addicted to alcohol.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BIBULOUS


calculus
ˈkælkjʊləs
cumulus
ˈkjuːmjʊləs
fabulous
ˈfæbjʊləs
fantabulous
fænˈtæbjʊləs
homunculus
hɒˈmʌŋkjʊləs
lobulus
ˈlɒbjʊləs
meticulous
mɪˈtɪkjʊləs
miraculous
mɪˈrækjʊləs
modulus
ˈmɒdjʊləs
nebulous
ˈnɛbjʊləs
oculus
ˈɒkjʊləs
pabulous
ˈpæbjʊləs
populace
ˈpɒpjʊləs
populous
ˈpɒpjʊləs
ridiculous
rɪˈdɪkjʊləs
sabulous
ˈsæbjʊləs
stimulus
ˈstɪmjʊləs
tintinnabulous
ˌtɪntɪˈnæbjʊləs
tubulous
ˈtjuːbjʊləs
unscrupulous
ʌnˈskruːpjʊləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BIBULOUS

bibliophilism
bibliophilist
bibliophilistic
bibliophily
bibliophobia
bibliopole
bibliopolic
bibliopolical
bibliopolist
bibliopoly
bibliotheca
bibliothecae
bibliothecal
bibliothecary
bibliotherapy
bibliotics
bibliotist
Biblist
bibulously
bibulousness

WORDS THAT END LIKE BIBULOUS

acidulous
antituberculous
cellulous
crapulous
credulous
cumulous
edentulous
emulous
fistulous
garrulous
ghetto fabulous
incredulous
jealous
overscrupulous
pendulous
querulous
scrofulous
scrupulous
sedulous
tremulous
tuberculous

Synonyms and antonyms of bibulous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bibulous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BIBULOUS

Find out the translation of bibulous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bibulous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bibulous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

吸水
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bíbulo
570 millions of speakers

English

bibulous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

शराबी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ماص
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

впитывающий влагу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bibulous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পানাসক্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aviné
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bibulous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

trunksüchtig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

吸水性に優れた
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

술을 좋아하는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bibik
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hút nước
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குடிப்பழக்கத்திற்கு அடிமையான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

द्विभाषी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

emici
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dedito al bere
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bibulous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

всмоктуючий вологу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

care absoarbe
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σπογγώδης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

opslorpend
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

uppsugande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bibulous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bibulous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BIBULOUS»

The term «bibulous» is normally little used and occupies the 108.956 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BIBULOUS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bibulous» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bibulous» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bibulous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BIBULOUS»

Discover the use of bibulous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bibulous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tokaj: A Companion For The Bibulous Traveller
Learn what makes Hungary's Tokaji wine country one of the world's finest vinicultural regions, and how best to tour this ancient land famous for its nectar of the vine.
David Copp, 2008
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Freaks and Fantasies
THE. BIBULOUS. BABY. “THE STRANGEST EVENT in my life happened last summer,” said my traveling companion. “I have only ventured to tell this story to my wife and brother. It is so unique and ap- parently so beyond human belief that if I ...
Tod Robbins, 2008
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Dodge City: Cowboy Capital; Beautiful Bibulous Babylon; ...
This is an accurate, concise, illustrated history of Dodge City, featuring its early "Queen of the Cowtowns" era.
Betty Braddock, Jeanie Covalt, 1988
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Having Fun with Words of Wit and Wisdom: In 3,401 Quotations ...
at poor Edgar Allan Poe Bibacious – Inclined to be bibulous, a devotee of the demon rum, here seen from two points of view: “What does drunkenness not accomplish? It unlocks secrets, confirms our hopes, urges the indolent into battle [see ...
Tom McMorrow, 2009
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A Translation of the Pharmacopoeia Collegii Regalis ...
then reduce it to one-half by boiling, and set it aside to crystallize. The liquor being poured off, dry the crystals on bibulous paper. Although this article was introduced into the new Pharmacopeia of 1 809, I am not aware of its having been ...
‎1824
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Color Atlas and Manual of Microscopy for Criminalists, ...
FIGURE 2.11 Remounting in Cargille oil: (1) remove cover glass; (2) remove old oil with bibulous paper; (3) add one or two drops of new oil to specimen with modiÞed glass rod; (4) place a new cover glass with oil onto specimen; (5) use a  ...
Nicholas Petraco, Thomas Kubic, 2003
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Magic and Magicians in the Greco-Roman World
Besides being sorceresses what the lenae of the three elegies have in common is that they are old and bibulous ordrunken. Dipsas, the subject of Ovid's poem, isspecifically saidtobean old woman and Propertius' Acanthis has bones thatare  ...
Matthew W Dickie, Matthew W. Dickie, 2003
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Dodge City: Queen of Cowtowns : "the Wickedest Little City ...
CHAPTER. 21. • ! BIBULOUS. BABYLON. MEN of distinction while in Dodge City made their headquarters the Long Branch Saloon. Charles Bassett, Ford County's first Sheriff, and A. J. Peacock opened the Long Branch in 1873.
Stanley Vestal, 1998
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The Best Words
bibulous. (BIB-yah-les) adjective 1. fond of alcoholic beverages. 2. absorbent. The 31st Infantry had the distinction of being the only American infantry regiment in the Philippines out of 22,000 U.S. Army troops in the Philippines. But their ...
Robert Hartwell Fiske, 2011
10
Medico-chirurgical Transactions
In the number for October of the same year, the same author states, that he had examined another portion of similar serum, and had obtained by evaporation and the application of bibulous paper, a further portion of this oil, the quantity of ...
Medical and Chirurgical Society of London, 1830

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BIBULOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bibulous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Everything You Need To Know About The Greek 'No' Vote
Yet still your bibulous and tyrannical patriarch – Jean Claude Juncker – has given strong indications that regardless of how appallingly he ... «Breitbart News, Jul 15»
2
We should hope Greece has the courage to leave the euro, writes …
Jean-Claude Juncker, the EU's bibulous president, called the referendum a 'betrayal', adding that a 'No' vote would amount to Greece ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»
3
Review: The Fleece is an absolute treat
... pub's fame, given the widespread nature of the bibulous poet's patronage of licensed premises. In the case of The Fleece in Witney, however, ... «The Oxford Times, Jun 15»
4
All deaths great and small
... when it suited the occasion or sometimes even if it didn't, bibulous approach to academic life and its constraints, opportunities and niceties. «Eureka Street, Jun 15»
5
'The Brink' review: Laughs in Pakistan? Not really
Back in D.C., the prez orders a strike first -- against the advice of his bibulous, prostitute-patronizing secretary of state, Walter Larson (Tim ... «Newsday, Jun 15»
6
Iowa woman fights for her right to party (and wins!)
... decided to have “one shot” on a Saturday two years ago, she probably had no clue that drink would end an era of bibulous oppression. «City Pages, Jun 15»
7
Alcohol consumption: which countries top the league?
We have our stereotypes: the bibulous Frenchman, that pint of 'black stuff' in the hands of red faced Irishman and of course the image of the ... «euronews, Jun 15»
8
'True Detective,' Season 2: First impressions of HBO's new season …
His Velcoro is supposed to be reckless and troubled and desperate and pugnacious and intemperate and bibulous ... and ... You'll note that ... «Newsday, Jun 15»
9
Charles Kennedy was a victim of one of the most remarkable shifts …
... years, who won 62 seats in 2005, yet to many people he was "chat show Charlie", a bibulous lightweight and an embarrassment to his party. «Herald Scotland, Jun 15»
10
For Bill Clinton: Rushin' Rubles
Bibulous Boris Yeltsin seemed friendly enough. But those who could see farther into the future warned in 1994 about a constitution that placed ... «American Thinker, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bibulous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bibulous>. May 2021 ».
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