Trel (trellia_chan) wrote in 1word1day,

Wednesday word (s): gormandize and gourmandise

gormandize: [gawr-muh n-dahyz]

Verb (used with or without object):  To eat greedily or ravenously.


gourmandise: [goo r-muh n-deez]

Noun: An unrestrained enjoyment of fine food and wine and such.

Etymology: 1540-1550, French.
Tags: french, g, middle french, noun, verb, wordsmith: trellia_chan

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