bacchant

Definitions of bacchant
  1. noun
    (classical mythology) a priest or votary of Bacchus
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    type of:
    votary
    a priest or priestess (or consecrated worshipper) in a non-Christian religion or cult
  2. noun
    a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus
    synonyms: bacchanal
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    type of:
    buff, devotee, fan, lover
    an ardent follower and admirer
  3. noun
    someone who engages in drinking bouts
    synonyms: bacchanal, drunken reveler, drunken reveller
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    type of:
    drinker, imbiber, juicer, toper
    a person who drinks alcoholic beverages (especially to excess)
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