Definition of gourmandize in English:

gourmandize

Syllabification: gour·man·dize
Pronunciation: /ˈgo͝ormənˌdīz
 
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verb

[no object]
  • Indulge in good eating; eat greedily.
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    • Fat and homely, he womanizes and gourmandizes and pulls tablecloths out from under dishes.
    • But when Neptune is afflicted in Taurus it gives a sensuous and passionate nature and a strong tendency to gourmandize which in time is bound to bring trouble and sorrow in its wake.
    • Don't gourmandize, and don't drink to excess.

noun

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  • The action of indulging in or being a connoisseur of good eating.
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    • Napoleon's love of gourmandise was nurtured young on his native island.
    • I guess my gourmandise runs deep.
    • His interest in gourmandise caused him to taste its flesh, which he found delicious and certainly better than most of our chickens.

Origin

late Middle English (as a noun): from French gourmandise, from gourmand; the verb dates from the mid 16th century.

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