Definition of

Wino

  1. (noun, person) a chronic drinker

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Synonyms of Wino

drunk, drunkard, inebriate, rummy, sot

Alternate forms of Wino

Hyponyms: alcoholic, alky, boozer, dipsomaniac, lush, soaker, souse

Hypernyms: drinker, imbiber, juicer, toper

Origin of the word Wino

  1. 1915, from wine + suffix as in bucko (1833) and kiddo (1896). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Wino

wain, wan, wane, wayne, wean, weenie, weeny, wen, wham, whammy, whim, whin, whine, whiney, whinny, whiny, win, wine, winey, winnow, winy, wmo, wnw, woman, won, wuhan, wynnea

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