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1. Given to or marked by the consumption of alcoholic drink: a bibulous fellow; a bibulous evening.
2. Very absorbent, as paper or soil.

[From Latin bibulus, from bibere, to drink; see pō(i)- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

bib′u·lous·ly adv.
bib′u·lous·ness n.
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Combine Orff's version of the bibulously erotic Carmina Burana, two composers totally fascinated with gypsy culture and the sultry Spaniard de Falla and there is going to be fireworks.
He put in a clear round in several members' races, the amateurs' cups we won sometimes bibulously exaggerated to those of winner.