Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Gluttonous'
Gluttonous Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adj : given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink;
"over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands"; "a
gluttonous debauch"; "a gluttonous appetite for food
and praise and pleasure" [ant: abstemious]
- Gluttonous \Glut"ton*ous\, a.
Given to gluttony; eating to excess; indulging the appetite;
voracious; as, a gluttonous age. -- Glut"ton*ous*ly, adv.
-- Glut"ton*ous*ness, n.
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