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Meaning of GOURMET

Pronunciation:  'gûrmey

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

GOURMET is a 7 letter word that starts with G.


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



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Gour`met"\ (g[=oo]r`m[asl]"), n. [F.]
A connoisseur in eating and drinking; an epicure.

Thesaurus Terms
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