chowhound

[chou-hound]

noun Slang.

a person who eats food in large quantities or with great gusto; glutton.

Nearby words

  1. chow down,
  2. chow mein,
  3. chow-chow,
  4. chowder,
  5. chowderhead,
  6. chowk,
  7. chowtime,
  8. choyote,
  9. chozerei,
  10. choëphori

Origin of chowhound

First recorded in 1940–45; chow1 + hound1

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