GRE Word List

GOURMAND

epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink

The meaning of the word gourmand is epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink.

Random words

WordMeaning
dauntintimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
avidgreedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
extant(of something written or painted) still in existence
floutreject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
tactilepertaining to the organs or sense of touch
quaffdrink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment); ČÜČ©ČÜČ© ž¶œĂŽÙ; CF. sip
boisterousviolent; rough; noisy
woefulsad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
factitiousartificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
diffidenceshyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident