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Noun: bacchant (bacchantes,bacchants)  ba-kunt
  1. Someone who engages in drinking bouts
    - drunken reveler [US], drunken reveller, bacchanal
  2. A drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus
    - bacchanal
  3. (classical mythology) a priest or votary of Bacchus

Derived forms: bacchants, bacchantes

Type of: buff, devotee, drinker, fan, imbiber, juicer, lover, soak, sponge, toper, votary

Encyclopedia: Bacchant