- a connoisseur of good food; gourmet; epicure.
Origin of gastronome
Related Words for gastronomistconnoisseur, gourmet, gourmand, glutton, gastronome, epicurean, critic, epicure, gastronomist, aficionado, enthusiast
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Historical Examples of gastronomist
I never heard anything about his war service, but I do know that as a gastronomist his reputation is European.The Motor Pirate
George Sidney Paternoster
gastronomer (ɡæsˈtrɒnəmə) or gastronomist
- less common words for gourmet
1823, from French gastronome, a back-formation from gastronomie (see gastronomy). Alternative gastronomer is recorded from 1820.