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gas·tro·nome

 (găs′trə-nōm′) also gas·tron·o·mer (gă-strŏn′ə-mər)
n.
A connoisseur of good food and drink; a gourmet. Also called gastronomist.

[French, back-formation from gastronomie, gastronomy; see gastronomy.]

gastronome

(ˈɡæstrəˌnəʊm) ,

gastronomer

or

gastronomist

n
less common words for gourmet

gas•tro•nome

(ˈgæs trəˌnoʊm)

also gas•tron•o•mer

(gæˈstrɒn ə mər)

gas•tron′o•mist,



n.
a connoisseur of good food; gourmet.
[1815–25; < French, back formation from gastronomie gastronomy]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gastronome - a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)gastronome - a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink)
sensualist - a person who enjoys sensuality
Translations

gastronome

[ˈgæstrənəʊm] gastronomist [gæsˈtrɒnəmɪst] Ngastrónomo/a m/f

gastronome

[ˈgæstrənəʊm] n (= gourmet) → gastronome mf

gastronome

nFeinschmecker(in) m(f)

gastronome

[ˈgæstrənəʊm] ngastronomo/a
References in classic literature ?
Never had they witnessed such power of mastication, and such marvellous capacity of stomach, as in this native and uncultivated gastronome.
A gastronome of the old school who preserves the simple
The chief-justice was not above entering the chamber of council where Mariette held court; he cast the eye of a gastronome around it, and offered the advice of a past master in cookery.
Contractor name : SOCIT FRANAISE DE RESTAURATION ET SERVICES LES PETITS GASTRONOMES
Muscat: Change is the only constant at Zeitoun, one of Muscat's classiest eateries which having tantalised gastronomes with a selection of exquisite Mediterranean creations is returning to its roots with an Omani themed menu supplemented with GCC and international cuisines.
Having tantalised gastronomes with a select Mediterranean fare since its inception, restaurant Zeitoun has revamped it spread with an Omani themed menu supplemented with GCC and international cuisines.
Combining specialised cuisines with unique dining experiences, the brand is the first-of-its-kind to take delectable dishes unique to the Dawoodi Bohra community and make them available to gastronomes and food connoisseurs.
Building on that success, La Petite Maison is set to open its much-awaited second restaurant in the UAE on Al Maryah Island - Abu Dhabi on October 15, bringing French-Mediterranean cuisine influenced by Ligurian Italy to gastronomes in the capital for the first time.
Through the endeavors of chefs like Jam Melchor and Chef Johan, we can be assured that conversations and dialogues about Filipino food and Philippine ingredients will continue with the next generation of gastronomes.
Discerning gastronomes are treated to a sweet afternoon with desserts such as Maras ice cream, Turkish pastry, a variety of baklava prepared by a specialty Baklava Chef, and much more.
Simpsons was named 56th best restaurant and Carters of Moseley 91st in the awards, which is based on the votes of more than 150 industry experts, spread across all regions of the UK, comprising of chefs, restaurateurs, food writers, critics and other food experts and gastronomes.