Definition Of tippler
a habitual drinker of alcohol.
Furtive and nimble tipplers and topers nightly dodged through alleys and back yards under the noses of the flashlamp-carrying guards.
a person who operates or works at a tipple, especially at a mine.
Example Of tippler
A few knocks on doors, polite people take his literature and then it's into Browne's pub where the welcome from tipplers is warm.
A surveyor and engineer, he built coal tipples and air shafts for the mining industry.
Although he was not a ‘habitual tippler ,’ or a rake, or a ‘lying Rogue’ but rather gave the appearance of a refined sensitive man, Sandy had few of the other positive attributes in Monro's list.
Amazingly, the tiny watering hole which struggles to host 60 tipplers has raised nearly £4,000 for local charities since last October from its big-hearted drinkers.
‘By recognizing such a pretence, as a legitimate apology,’ he declared, ‘we authorize the tippler to tipple on.’