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foodie Syllabification: food·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈfo͞odē/

Definition of foodie in English:

noun

informal
A person with a particular interest in food; a gourmet.
Example sentences
  • The activists want all cruelty to animals stopped; the foodies want the best food money can buy.
  • In part, it's an upmarket deli with the sort of food labels that make foodies purr with contentment.
  • As regular readers may know, I'm quite a foodie - I love food and drink, enjoy cooking, love buying food and eating good meals.
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Words that rhyme with foodie

broody, Judy, moody, Rudi, Trudy, Yehudi

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