gluttonous


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gluttonous

adjective crapulent, crapulous, edacious, excessive, greedy, immoderate, incontinent, indulgent, inordinate, insatiable, omnivorous, orgiastic, ravenous, unrestrained, voracious GO, verb abandon, advance, amble, budge, decamp, decease, demise, depart, disappear, emigrate, evacuate, flit, gain ground, hie, hike, journey, leave, make a journey, make off, make progress, march, meander, migrate, move, pace, part, part company, pass away, peregrinate, perish, proceed, promenade, quit, retreat, ride, roam, rove, set out, slip away, steal off, stride, strut, succumb, take flight, take wing, traipse, travel, tread, trek, trudge, walk, wander, wend, withdraw GO (Start), verb begin, carry on, commence, continue, embark upon, inaugurate, initiate, keep going, maintain, originate, persist, proceed GO (Travel), verb get away, go to, jet to, journey, jourrey to, leave, take a cruise to, take a plane to, tour, travel by car to, travel to, vacation to
See also: inordinate, insatiable, lecherous
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When an experimental drug was used to reduce the cells in gluttonous mice, they ate 15 per cent less and gained 20 per cent less weight.
But it was an opening salvo in the brand's attempt to distance itself, at least outwardly, from the fast-food heavy user and the gluttonous portions they loved.
People's Democratic Party (PDP) secretary general Gorden Moyo (http://allafrica.com/stories/201612110202.html) told NewZimbabwe.com that the first lady must be wary of the public watching her moves: "This is gluttonous politics surpassing the evil of biblical Sodom and Gomorrah."
Always insisting on having her own way, Sophie can be described as gluttonous, lazy, and even dishonest.
The Improbability Of Love is an ambitious and almost gluttonous read that feels like several books rolled into one.
The possibility of decent wellpaid work would help many people to avoid an unhealthy lifestyle but gluttonous fat cats have ruined this.
MURDERED: SOUL SUSPECT (PS4) MURDERED: Soul Suspect is a Marmite title, where one gamer's gluttonous consumption of paranormal action adventure will match another's cold-hearted castigation.
As bedrock fizzles free & pops we lose ontology amidst the fattened dark, trusting the dance floor with our impermanent parts, vigor that will flee like horses heart: a gluttonous sea, rusting the dance floor.
An elected official, Grandinetti and her comrades, gorging first with a gluttonous, all-you-can-eat-buffet, and loaded with alcohol, are dancing in the dark, in a tavern, the music blaring from the Tune Babes; they are rockin' in the night, celebrating the right to have abortions.
The gluttonous black holes that power quasars and produce huge amounts of radiation have gas reservoirs much cooler and denser than that of Sgr A*.
Alfie's analysis focuses on the relationship between sins of the tongue (speech) and sins of the throat (gluttony) in a medieval context as manifested by the insistent 'piangere e cantar' of the gluttonous sinners and the presence of two misguided tenzonanti among them--Forese and Bonagiunta.
In a Forbes op-ed headlined "Shame On The Gluttonous Bakery Union Members, Blasted Twinkie Killers," writer Mark Hendrickson offered one of the more scathing attacks: "I can't respect a union that would kill off the Twinkle and their own jobs due to a false sense of pride."