maltworm

Related to maltworm: Moldwarp, Canker blossom

maltworm

(ˈmɔːltˌwɜːm)
n
a heavy drinker
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now if you want 50 curses, you have to click your mouse 50 times--which may explain the repetitive strain injuries in people partial to phrases like tottering maltworm.
Michael Rosen, "Clean the Floor, Maltworms," New Statesman and Society (12 February 1993), 42.