teetotal

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EtymologyEdit

1830s, from total, the reduplicated tee being an intensifier – “T-total”.

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teetotal (comparative more teetotal, superlative most teetotal)

  1. Abstinent from alcohol, never drinking alcohol.
  2. Opposed to the drinking of alcohol.
  3. Total.

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Last modified on 8 January 2014, at 21:09