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Definition 1: given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where gluttonous or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands
  • a gluttonous debauch
  • a gluttonous appetite for food and praise and pleasure

(gluttonous is similar to ...) given to gross intemperance in eating or drinking

"a crapulous old reprobate"

(gluttonous is similar to ...) suffering from excessive eating or drinking

"crapulent sleep" "a crapulous stomach"

(gluttonous is similar to ...) devouring or craving food in great quantities

"edacious vultures" "a rapacious appetite" "ravenous as wolves" "voracious sharks"

(gluttonous is similar to ...) wanting to eat or drink more than one can reasonably consume

"don't be greedy with the cookies"

(gluttonous is similar to ...) resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy

"piggish table manners" "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father" "swinish slavering over food"

(gluttonous is similar to ...) excessively gluttonous

(means also ...) characterized by or given to yielding to the wishes of someone

"indulgent grandparents"

(... are attributes of gluttonous) habitual eating to excess

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