teetotaller


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tee·to·tal·er

or tee·to·tal·ler  (tē′tōt′l-ər) also tee·to·tal·ist (-ĭst)
n.
One who abstains completely from alcoholic beverages.

tee·to′tal·ism n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teetotaller - a total abstainer
abstinent, nondrinker, abstainer - a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages

teetotaller

noun abstainer, wowser (Austral. & N.Z. slang), nondrinker He's a strict teetotaller.
Translations
abstinent-ka
afholdsmand
bindindismaîur
abstinent
alkol kullanmayan kimse

teetotaller

teetotaler (US) [ˈtiːˈtəʊtləʳ] N (= person) → abstemio/a m/f

teetotaller

[ˌtiːˈtəʊtər] teetotaler (US) nabstinent(e) m/f

teetotaller

, (US) teetotaler
nAbstinenzler(in) m(f), → Nichttrinker(in) m(f), → Antialkoholiker(in) m(f)

teetotaller

teetotaler (Am) [ˈtiːˈtəʊtləʳ] n (person) → astemio/a

teetotal

(tiːˈtəutl) adjective
never taking alcoholic drink. The whole family is teetotal.
teeˈtotaller , (American) teeˈtotaler noun
a person who is teetotal.
References in classic literature ?
I'm practically a teetotaller," he said, as he poured himself out a good half-tumbler of Canadian Club.
And with all his success, and his evident satisfaction with his lot, the man was neither a prig nor a teetotaller.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Overall 9 Omits 10 Delve 11 Nitrate 12 Who 13 Woollies 16 Contessa 17 Dam 19 Samurai 21 April 22 Akela 23 Echidna DOWN: 1 Hoedown 2 Well-to-do 3 Sane 4 Tortilla 5 Pisa 6 Essex 8 Langoustine 13 Water rat 14 El Dorado 15 Amalgam 18 Usual 20 Meek 21 Ashe QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Scratchcard 8 Coo 9 Arc 11 Rampage 12 Occur 13 Ore 14 Emu 15 Eyesore 17 Nab 19 Gist 21 Oats 23 Iron 25 Afar 27 Nag 29 Through 31 Off 34 Fur 36 Plan b 37 Lioness 38 Tar 39 Tee 40 Teetotaller DOWN: 1 Soar 2 Come 3 Analyst 4 Cheese 5 Choir 6 Race 7 Drum 8 Crown 10 Crust 16 Ego 18 Boa 20 Inn 22 Art 24 Rag doll 25 Adopt 26 Job lot 28 Gorse 30 Habit 32 Flat 33 Fare 34 Fete 35 User
Being a teetotaller, you cannot call me a Champagne socialist.
I've seen better players over the local park And they play after sinking seven pints of beer But this team could turn a teetotaller to drink As they give the fans nothing to sing about or cheer.
Brilliantly, it turned out to be a joke on them - as Brian Blessed is a teetotaller, who apparently enjoys hamming it up as often as he can, and is actually really enjoying working with the ex-Baywatch star.
He also has a reputation as a teetotaller, but let his halo slip at the VIP reception when he, possibly unwittingly, sipped an exotic vodka cocktail, before rushing to the bar to return it.
So it was a surprise when a famous wine company picked the self-confessed teetotaller to help launch one of their new products.
Teetotaller Susie, who gets tipsy on two glasses of Cointreau, hit back at claims by housemates that she was dull.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Flip-top 9 Motor 10 Afire 11 On leave 12 Rot 13 Glaucoma 16 Break out 17 Nod 19 Termini 21 Bombe 22 Anvil 23 Tyrants DOWN: 1 Affairs 2 Minister 3 Stye 4 Implicit 5 Etna 6 Aries 8 Protagonist 13 Gladioli 14 Monument 15 Adverse 18 Straw 20 Rave 21 Bird QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Hairstylist 8 Fed 9 Pro 11 Leakage 12 Brain 13 Elm 14 Tot 15 Wheedle 17 Hot 19 Vamp 21 Orgy 23 Glen 25 Tuna 27 Tat 29 Popcorn 31 Ash 34 Gum 36 Climb 37 Unclasp 38 Hod 39 Let 40 Teetotaller DOWN: 1 Heel 2 Adam 3 Road hog 4 Teeter 5 Label 6 Spat 7 Trio 8 Flesh 10 On tap 16 Eve 18 Ton 20 Ant 22 Rap 24 Lyrical 25 Teach 26 Acquit 28 Tempt 30 Orbit 32 Slot 33 Hide 34 Gale 35 User
Washington, Jan 17 ( ANI ): Oscar winning actress Nicole Kidman admits that she is 'boring' as she is a teetotaller.
Boss Harry Redknapp has talked about banning his players from nightclubs but Defoe is a teetotaller and he insists his mum keeps him on the straight and narrow anyway.