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gluttony

noun [U] uk   /ˈɡlʌt.ən.i/  us   /ˈɡlʌt̬-/ disapproving
a situation in which people eat and drink more than they need to: They treat Christmas as just another excuse for gluttony.
Translations of “gluttony”
in Korean 과식…
in Arabic شَراهة, نَهَم…
in Portuguese gula…
in Catalan golafreria…
in Japanese 大食い, 暴飲暴食…
in Italian ghiottoneria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴飲暴食, 貪吃…
in Russian обжорство…
in Turkish oburluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴饮暴食, 好吃贪杯…
in Polish obżarstwo…
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