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gluttony


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gluttony  \Glut"ton*y\,  n.;  pl  {Gluttonies}.  [OE.  glotonie  OF 
  glotonie  gloutonnie.] 
  Excess  in  eating;  extravagant  indulgence  of  the  appetite  for 
  food;  voracity. 
 
  Their  sumptuous  gluttonies,  and  gorgeous  feasts. 
  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gluttony 
  n  1:  habitual  eating  to  excess 
  2:  eating  to  excess  (personified  as  one  of  the  deadly  sins) 
  [syn:  {overeating},  {gula}] 




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