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gastronome

Syllabification: gas·tro·nome
Pronunciation: /ˈɡastrəˌnōm
 
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(also gastronomer /ɡaˈstränəˌmər/ or gastronomist /ɡaˈstränəˌmist/)

Definition of gastronome in English:

noun

A gourmet.
Example sentences
  • But whatever they like to be called, be it gastronome or gourmet, bon viveur or epicure, tell them.
  • His stock is also high among gastronomes and his experience as a food-loving father has left its indelible mark at Southbank.
  • For gastronomes visiting later in the season, he is hosting a series of Winter Wine Weeks from the end of March through Easter, featuring the best food and wines from around the world.

Origin

early 19th century: from French, from gastronomie (see gastronomy).

Words that rhyme with gastronome

toothcomb • genome

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