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Definition of bacchic:
  • part of speech: (adjective)

    Jovial; drunken.

Usage examples for bacchic:
And now, arrived at a scant forty and looking a neglected fifty, short- sighted, stoop- shouldered and absent- minded to a proverb, he cast a last fond look at the parcel containing his translation of the Bacchic epic and climbed the stairs to his bachelor bedroom, took off his shabby garments, and stretched himself out in the illiterate sleep of a tired farm- hand. ” In a Little Town, - Rupert Hughes.

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