gluttony

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glut·ton·y

 (glŭt′n-ē)
n. pl. glut·ton·ies
Excess in eating or drinking.

gluttony

(ˈɡlʌtənɪ) or

gluttonousness

n
the act or practice of eating to excess

glut•ton•y

(ˈglʌt n i)

n.
excessive eating and drinking.
[1175–1225]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gluttony - habitual eating to excessgluttony - habitual eating to excess    
intemperance - the quality of being intemperate
greediness, hoggishness, piggishness - an excessive desire for food
2.gluttony - eating to excess (personified as one of the deadly sins)gluttony - eating to excess (personified as one of the deadly sins)
deadly sin, mortal sin - an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace; "theologians list seven mortal sins"

gluttony

noun greed, rapacity, voracity, greediness, voraciousness, piggishness Gluttony is a deadly sin.
Translations
شَرَه، نَهَم
nenasytnostobžerstvížravost
grådighedgrovæderi
glutemeco
mässäilyylensyönti
torkosság
græîgi
暴食
oburluk

gluttony

[ˈglʌtənɪ] Nglotonería f, gula f

gluttony

[ˈglʌtəni] n
(= greed) → gloutonnerie f
(= sin) → gourmandise f

gluttony

nVöllerei f, → Fresserei f (inf)

gluttony

[ˈglʌtənɪ] nghiottoneria, golosità; (sin) → gola

glutton

(ˈglatən) noun
1. a person who eats too much. That child is fat because he is such a glutton.
2. a person who is always eager for more of something usually unpleasant. He's a glutton for work.
ˈgluttony noun
greediness in eating.
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* When the first store opened in 1976, it was officially named Foodbag. Customers in the neighborhood often referred to it as El Cubano, the Cuban guy's store.
Their piti (foodbags) were turned into stone and formed the pile of small boulders at the entrance to the gorge.