from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A taste and relish for good food: "You could see the gourmandise shining on his rosy lips” ( Glenway Wescott).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To eat food in a gluttonous manner; to gorge; to make a pig of oneself.
- n. gluttony
Middle English gromandise, gluttony, from Old French gormandise, from gormant, glutton.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)