Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Capacity to eat large quantities.
  • n. Ability or tendency to drink large quantities of alcohol.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • I remember taking this phrase literally when I was a child, and thinking it would be really cool to have one. (I hadn't learned human anatomy yet.)

    February 29, 2008

  • Of someone with a big appetite it is sometimes said, "You must have a hollow leg!"

    February 29, 2008