1. a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
; [syn: dry, prohibitionist]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Prohibitionist \Pro`hi*bi"tion*ist\, n.
1. One who favors prohibitory duties on foreign goods in
commerce; a protectionist.
2. One who favors the prohibition of the sale (or of the sale
and manufacture) of alcoholic liquors as beverages.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
[syn: dry, prohibitionist]