Definition of grog artist in English:

grog artist


NZ, Australian
  • A heavy drinker.

    ‘like most grog artists, I didn't realize what a maniac it turns you into’
    • ‘It was all too easy for a lonely and dispirited person to become a grog artist.’
    • ‘I'm surprised they've hung onto the property if he's a grog artist.’
    • ‘She hasn't reached the grog-artist stage yet.’
    • ‘Proper grog artist, I was.’
    • ‘He used to be a grog artist before he met Mum.’
    drunkard, drunk, inebriate, imbiber, tippler, sot, heavy drinker, hard drinker, serious drinker, problem drinker
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