bacchant

Definitions of bacchant
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n (classical mythology) a priest or votary of Bacchus

Type of:
votary
a priest or priestess (or consecrated worshipper) in a non-Christian religion or cult

n a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus

Synonyms:
bacchanal
Type of:
buff, devotee, fan, lover
an ardent follower and admirer

n someone who engages in drinking bouts

Synonyms:
bacchanal, drunken reveler, drunken reveller
Type of:
drinker, imbiber, juicer, toper
a person who drinks alcoholic beverages (especially to excess)

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