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 ?
And with all his success, and his evident satisfaction with his lot, the man was neither a prig nor a teetotaller. He had probably seen too much of the world to be either.
He pays his rent to the tick; he is practically a teetotaller; he is tirelessly kind with the younger children, and can keep them amused for a day on end; and, last and most urgent of all, he has made himself equally popular with the eldest daughter, who is ready to go to church with him tomorrow."
"I'm practically a teetotaller," he said, as he poured himself out a good half-tumbler of Canadian Club.
I do not consider that the cigars and whisky he consumed at my expense (he always refused cocktails, since he was practically a teetotaller), and the few dollars, borrowed with a civil air of conferring a favour upon me, that passed from my pocket to his, were in any way equivalent to the entertainment he afforded me.
IANS | London Television personality James Argent, who has been a teetotaller for six months, wants to lose weight.
A social media uproar recently arose over the "vegetarian and teetotaller" clause when the circular was made public.
"Being a teetotaller, you cannot call me a Champagne socialist.
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.
But it was an eyeopener seeing this teetotaller's overall attitude alter.
Teetotaller Susie, who gets tipsy on two glasses of Cointreau, hit back at claims by housemates that she was dull.
This calling started in a Methodist College in Sydney (where I was the only teetotaller) and has continued in many parts of the world.