gourmet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"gourmet" in British English

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gourmetadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈɡɔː.meɪ/  us   /ˈɡʊr.meɪ/
(of ​food) very high ​quality: gourmet ​coffee a gourmet ​meal producing or ​servingfood that is very high ​quality: a gourmet ​restaurant a gourmet ​chef

gourmetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡɔː.meɪ/  us   /ˈɡʊr.meɪ/
a ​person who ​knows a lot about ​food and ​cooking, and who ​enjoyseating high-quality ​food
(Definition of gourmet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gourmetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡʊər·meɪ, ɡʊrˈmeɪ/
a ​person who ​knows a lot about ​food and ​cooking, and who ​enjoyseating good ​food: She is a gourmet ​cook.
(Definition of gourmet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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