drinker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “drinker” in the English Dictionary

"drinker" in British English

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drinkernoun [C]

uk   /ˈdrɪŋ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/

drinker noun [C] (ALCOHOL)

someone who ​drinksalcohol: He's a heavy/​light drinker (= ​drinks/does not ​drink a lot of ​alcohol). I'm not much of a drinker (= I don't ​drink much ​alcohol).

drinker noun [C] (LIQUID)

someone who ​drinks a ​particulardrink: I'm a ​tea drinker ​mostly - I don't like ​coffee.
(Definition of drinker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"drinker" in American English

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drinkernoun [C]

 us   /ˈdrɪŋ·kər/

drinker noun [C] (PERSON WHO DRINKS)

a ​person who ​drinks (a ​statedtype of ​liquid): a ​coffee drinker

drinker noun [C] (ALCOHOLIC)

a ​person who ​drinksliquids that ​containalcohol, esp. ​regularly
(Definition of drinker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drinker”
in Chinese (Simplified) 酒精, 喝酒的人,饮酒者…
in Turkish ayyaş, içkici, akşamcı…
in Russian пьяница…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酒精, 喝酒的人,飲酒者…
in Polish pijący, pijak…
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