Definitions for: Gluttonous


[adj] given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink; "over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands"; "a gluttonous debauch"; "a gluttonous appetite for food and praise and pleasure"



Webster (1913) Definition: Glut"ton*ous, a.
Given to gluttony; eating to excess; indulging the appetite;
voracious; as, a gluttonous age. -- Glut"ton*ous*ly, adv.
-- Glut"ton*ous*ness, n.

Synonyms: crapulent, crapulous, edacious, esurient, greedy, hoggish, overgreedy, piggish, piggy, porcine, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, scavenging, swinish, too-greedy, voracious, wolfish

Antonyms: abstemious

See Also: indulgent

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