Definition of Quaffers

1. Noun. (plural of quaffer) ¹



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Definition of Quaffers

1. quaffer [n] - See also: quaffer

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quaffers

quaeritater
quaeritaters
quaeritates
quaeritating
quaestio
quaestiones
quaestor
quaestors
quaestorship
quaestorships
quaff
quaffability
quaffable
quaffed
quaffer
quaffers (current term)
quaffing
quaffing wine
quaffs
quag
quagga
quaggas
quaggier
quaggiest
quaggles
quaggy
quagha
quaghas
quaghog
quagmire

Literary usage of Quaffers

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1. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville, U. S. A., in the Rocky Mountains and by Washington Irving (1849)
"... of Kaats- kill, horrible quaffers of new cider, and arrant braggarts in their liquor.—After them came the Van Pelts of Groodt Eso- pus, ..."

2. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1874)
"Alas, these days are sober, Trinity's old alumni: J For " small beer, that poor creature," And nobody can come nigh Those quaffers of old October, ..."

3. Elizabethan Critical Essays by George Gregory Smith (1904)
"The Muses shame to remember some fresh quaffers of Helicon : and which of the Graces or Vertues ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1822)
"... and pouring it out and calling so lustily for quaffers, before the grounds had time to be settled, or the spirit to bo concentrated, or the flavour to ..."

5. Dictionary of Painters and Engravers: Biographical and Critical by Michael Bryan (1886)
"... he was exciting high hopes of future distinction, when he died at Cologne in 1838. Among his best paintings are: Monks drinking. The Coffee quaffers. ..."

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