Definition of imbiber in US English:



formal, humorous
  • See imbibe

    • ‘The new magazine's managing editor promises information for both the seasoned wine drinker and the occasional imbiber.’
    • ‘Cigar smokers and after-dinner imbibers reside next door in the even woodier Connoisseur Club.’
    • ‘The site offers colourful graphics and specialty products such as T-shirts and glassware, as well as amusing quotations from some of absinthe's most famous imbibers.’
    • ‘The combination would sometimes knock the imbibers out for a couple of days.’
    • ‘Lovely, to be sure, but if it wasn't accepted as being classic, it would upset those more obdurate imbibers with its bravura.’