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Meaning of GASTRONOME

Pronunciation:  'gastru`nowm

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)
 

GASTRONOME is a 10 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: bon vivant, epicure, epicurean, gourmet
 
 See Also: sensualist

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gas"tro*nome\, Gastronomer \Gas*tron"o*mer\, n. [F.
gastronome, fr. Gr. ?, ?, stomach + ? law, ? to distribute.]
One fond of good living; an epicure. --Sir W. Scott.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: aesthete, board-and-roomer, boarder, bon vivant, Brillat-Savarin, cannibal, carnivore, connoisseur, connoisseur of food, consumer, dilettante, diner, diner-out, eater, eater-out, epicure, feeder, flesh-eater, fruitarian, gastronomer, gastronomist, glutton, gourmand, gourmet, grain-eater, graminivore, granivore, herbivore, high liver, hungry mouth, lactovegetarian, Lucullus, luncher, man-eater, meat-eater, mouth, omnivore, omophagist, pantophagist, phytophage, picnicker, plant-eater, predacean, trencherman, vegetarian
 

 

 

 

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