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gormandize

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gormandize

  1. 1 to eat greedily or to excess <everybody tends to gormandize on Thanksgiving—it's traditional!> Synonyms gorge, overeat, pig out, swillRelated Words devour, glut, sate, stuff, surfeit, wolf; banquet, feast, regale; bolt, cram, gulp, guzzleNear Antonyms nibble, peck, pick, taste

  2. 2 to swallow or eat greedily <hungry soccer players who will gormandize whatever they happen to find in the fridge> Synonyms bolt, cram, devour, glut [archaic], gorge, gobble, gulp, ingurgitate, inhale, raven, scarf, scoff, slop, wolfRelated Words overeat, pig out, swillNear Antonyms nibble, peck, pick




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