bacchant definition

  • noun:
    • Greek & Roman Mythology A priest or votary of Bacchus.
    • A boisterous reveler.
    • A priest of Bacchus.
    • A bacchanal; a reveler.
    • A priest of Bacchus.
    • A bacchanal; a reveler.
    • A priest, priestess, or votary of Bacchus; a bacchanal.
    • One hooked on intemperance or riotous revelry.
    • A name offered in Germany, within the fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries, to wandering scholars which journeyed in one organization of learning to another.
    • (traditional mythology) a priest or votary of Bacchus
    • an individual who partcipates in consuming bouts
    • a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus
  • adjective:
    • Bacchanalian; partial to drunken revelry; wine-loving; reveling; carousing.
    • Bacchanalian; fond of drunken revelry; wine-loving; reveling; carousing.
  • others:
    • Worshiping Bacchus; reveling.

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