gourmandise

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[ goo r-muh n-deez ]
/ ˌgʊər mənˈdiz /
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noun

unrestrained enjoyment of fine foods, wines, and the like.

Nearby words

  1. gourd cup,
  2. gourd family,
  3. gourde,
  4. gourdes,
  5. gourmand,
  6. gourmandize,
  7. gourmet,
  8. gourmont,
  9. gourmont, remy de,
  10. gournia

Origin of gourmandise

1
From French; see origin at gormandize

gourmandise

2
[ goo r-muh n-dahyz ]
/ ˈgʊər mənˌdaɪz /

verb (used without object), gour·man·dised, gour·man·dis·ing.

Chiefly British. gourmandize.
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British Dictionary definitions for gourmandise

gourmandise

gormandize

/ (ˌɡʊəmənˈdiːz) /

noun

a love of and taste for good food
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