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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
tipple

Plural
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  1. (slang) Any alcoholic drink
  2. (rail transport) An apparatus for unloading railroad freight cars by tipping them; the place where this is done
  3. An area near the entrance of mines which is used to load and unload coal

Synonyms

alcoholic drink: see WikiSaurus:alcoholic beverage

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to tipple

Third person singular
tipples

Simple past
tippled

Past participle
-

Present participle
tippling

to tipple (third-person singular simple present tipples, present participle tippling, simple past and past participle tippled)
  1. To drink alcohol regularly, but not to excess.

Translations

Synonyms

  • (to drink regularly but not in excess): bibble

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