Associations to the word «Bacchant»
BACCHANT, noun. A priest of Bacchus.
BACCHANT, noun. A bacchanal; a reveler.
BACCHANT, adjective. Bacchanalian; fond of drunken revelry; wine-loving; reveling; carousing.
BACCHANT, noun. Someone who engages in drinking bouts.
BACCHANT, noun. A drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus.
BACCHANT, noun. (classical mythology) a priest or votary of Bacchus.
Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.