Translation of "gluttonous" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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gluttonousadjective

uk /ˈɡlʌt.ən.əs/ us /ˈɡlʌt̬.ən.əs/ disapproving

eating and drinking more than you need

貪吃的人;暴飲暴食的

using more than you need

浪費的
She said that industrialized countries should reduce their gluttonous (= greater than is needed) consumption of oil. 她說,工業化國家應當減少對石油資源沒有必要的浪費。

(Translation of “gluttonous” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)