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 n.— «Putzteufel literally means cleaning devil.» —“Spotlessly German? Think Again” Deutsche Welle (Germany) Aug. 10, 2004. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

dry drunk

dry drunk  n.— «He has hit upon the “dry drunk” scheme as a way to indulge his appetite without hurting his conscience. He is employed as a porter, and every night before he quits work he takes particular pains in cleaning up...