- bibitory "pertaining to drinking," 1690s, from Mod.L. bibitorius, from L.L. bibitor "drinker, toper," from bibere "to drink" (see IMBIBE (Cf. imbibe)).
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Bibitory — Bib i*to*ry, a. Of or pertaining to drinking or tippling. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
bibitory — ˈbibə̇ˌtōrē, tȯrē adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin bibitorius, from Latin bibitus (past participle of bibere) + orius ory 1. : concerned with or relating to drinking a bibitory muscle 2. : capable of taking up moisture bibitory papers … Useful english dictionary
bibitory — bib·i·to·ry … English syllables
bibitory — a. pertaining to drinking … Dictionary of difficult words
bibatory — see bibitory … Useful english dictionary