Gormandism

Gor"mand*ism

(?), n. Gluttony.
[1913 Webster]

Gor"mand*ize

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Gour"mand*ize

(?), v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p. Gormandized (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Gormandizing (?).] [F. gourmandise gluttony. See Gormand.] To eat greedily; to swallow voraciously; to feed ravenously or like a glutton; to make a pig of oneself. Shak.
Syn. -- gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, stuff, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gourmandize, binge, pig out, pok out, satiate, scarf out.
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