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gluttonousadjective

uk   /ˈɡlʌt.ən.əs/  us   /ˈɡlʌt̬-/ disapproving
eating and ​drinking more than you need using more than you need: She said that ​industrializedcountries should ​reducetheir gluttonous (= ​greater than is ​needed)consumption of ​oil.
gluttonously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of gluttonous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gluttonous”
in Arabic شَرِه, نَهِم…
in Korean 많이 먹는…
in Portuguese guloso…
in Catalan golafre…
in Japanese 大食の, 暴飲暴食の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好吃贪杯的, 暴饮暴食的, 浪费的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貪吃的人, 暴飲暴食的, 浪費的…
in Italian ghiotto…
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