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 for bibulous
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bibulous \Bib"u*lous\, a. [L. bibulus, fr. bibere to drink. See
     Bib, v. t. ]
     1. Readily imbibing fluids or moisture; spongy; as, bibulous
        blotting paper.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Inclined to drink; addicted to tippling.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: given to or marked by the consumption of alcohol; "a
             bibulous fellow"; "a bibulous evening"; "his boozy
             drinking companions"; "thick boozy singing"; "a drunken
             binge"; "two drunken gentlemen holding each other up";
             "sottish behavior" [syn: bibulous, boozy, drunken,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  53 Moby Thesaurus words for "bibulous":
     absorbent, addicted to drink, adsorbent, assimilative, bibacious,
     blotting, chemisorptive, chemosorptive, crapulent, crapulous,
     digestive, drinking, drunken, endosmotic, excessive, exosmotic,
     extravagant, extreme, given to drink, gluttonous, imbibitory,
     immoderate, incontinent, indulgent, inordinate, intemperate,
     osmotic, overindulgent, overindulging, prodigal, resorbent,
     self-indulgent, soaking, sorbent, sottish, spongeous, spongy,
     swilling, swinish, thirsty, tippling, too much, toping, unbridled,
     unconstrained, uncontrolled, undisciplined, unfrugal, unlimited,
     unmeasured, unrestrained, unthrifty, winebibbing

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