teetotaller


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teetotaller

A person who completely abstains from alcohol consumption.
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It found that last year Wales had a higher share of teetotallers than Scotland (21%) or England (20%) Half (50%) of people in Wales said they drank alcohol in the past week, compared with 53% in Scotland nearly six out of 10 (58%) in England.
Defending, Stephen Davis said Saul is a teetotaller but he was so upset when he damaged his new pounds 18,000 car that he had a drink when he got home.
"I've been a teetotaller all my life ( one drink and I get a massive hangover," said Linda, 53, who is retiring through ill health and will start a new life in Spain, as well as spending more time with her family.
If we are seriously concerned about the current situation we should ensure that young people are again warned of the dangers and those who are teetotallers should not be ashamed to say so..
N aunt of mine was a teetotaller. Not a lemon-sucking, lips pursed `all alcohol is evil' sort of teetotaller.
The 24-year-old teetotaller, from Shard End, Birmingham, beat Matty Cooper 2-1 after an agonising decider at the Heath-way pub, Shard End.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Revolve 9 Nicks 10 Inner 11 Thermal 12 Era 13 Irritate 16 Disagree 17 Nit 19 Rotates 21 Visor 22 Forgo 23 Screech DOWN: 1 Braised 2 Svengali 3 Blur 4 Unsettle 5 Scam 6 Psalm 8 Enterprises 13 Inaction 14 Tungsten 15 Starchy 18 Craft 20 Tarn T 21 Vera QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Advertising 8 Use 9 One 11 Liaison 12 Essay 13 Car 14 Ewe 15 Fine art 17 Rub 19Warp 21 Obey 23 Spot 25 Star 27 Elm 29 Attempt 31 Ape 34 End 36 Koala 37 Twirled 38 T Yes 39 Say 40 Teetotaller T DOWN: 1 Asia 2 Dear 3 En suite 4 Tanker T 5 Shear 6 Nose 7 Gnaw 8 Ulcer 10 Eye up 16 Two T 18 Boa 20 Ate 22 Bra 24 Pep pill 25 Shaky 26 Beat it 28 Muddy 30 Toast 32 T Poet 33 Ease 34 Else 35 Near
The usual glass of wine when you're putting your make-up on, followed by one in the pub and I made George Best look like a teetotaller. I was all over the place.
A N aunt of mine was a teetotaller. Not a lemon-sucking, lips pursed ``all alcohol is evil'' sort of teetotaller.
But that these policemen should choose a teetotaller as one of their victims shows an ineptitude that is almost more alarming than their lack of ethics.
Teetotaller Mr Pete Robinson has hired a student to scrub cars while their owners have a complimentary pint of lager, bitter or cider at the Black Lion Inn in Hilton, Shropshire.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Not half 9 Eight 10 Avert 11 Obelisk 12 Eli 13 Cut glass 16 Knitwear 17 Amp 19 Tripoli 21 Sedan 22 Igloo 23 Liaison DOWN: 1 Enraged 2 Athenian 3 Oast 4 Jeweller 5 Ugli 6 Stake 8 Foot the bill 13 Cotton on 14 Slapdash 15 Opening 18 Attic 20 Ills 21 Star QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Broadminded 8 Bee 9 Tan 11 Reactor 12 Lycra 13 Err 14 Hem 15 Inferno 17 Dab 19 Avid 21 Year 23 Euro 25 Fuel 27 Wit 29 Flyover 31 Ash 34 Owe 36 Spasm 37 Plunger 38 Tar 39 Lie 40 Teetotaller DOWN: 1 Beer 2 Rear 3 Antenna 4 Murder 5 Nylon 6 Etch 7 Dare 8 Bread 10 Named 16 Oar 18 Bye 20 Vow 22 Elf 24 Unequal 25 Feast 26 Hotpot 28 There 30 Limit 32 Spat 33 Hare 34 Ogle 35 Weir