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gourmand
also: feminine: gourmande
Pronunciation: / guʀmɑ̃ /, / ɑ̃d /

Translation of gourmand in English:

adjectif

  • 2 (gastronomique) See examples: repas gourmand
    gourmet meal
    étape gourmande
    good eating place

nom masculin, nom féminin

  • (amateur de nourriture) See examples: c'est un gourmand (pour les sucreries)
    he has a sweet tooth
    (pour la nourriture)
    he loves his food (anglais britannique)
    he's into food (anglais américain)
    petit gourmand!
    you greedy little thing!

Idioms

être gourmand comme une chatte

to be a real gourmet

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