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glut

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of glut

  1. to fill with food to capacity prefers not to watch those nature programs where all they show are predators glutting themselves on the kill Synonyms of 1glut cram, glut, sate, stuff, surfeitWords Related to 1glut gobble, gormandize, pig out; gulp, guzzle; cloy, fill; banquet, feast, regaleNear Antonyms of 1glut diet, fast

Synonym Discussion of glut

satiate, sate, surfeit, cloy, pall, glut, gorge mean to fill to repletion. satiate and sate may sometimes imply only complete satisfaction but more often suggest repletion that has destroyed interest or desire.
    • years of globe-trotting had satiated their interest in travel
    • readers were sated with sensationalistic stories
surfeit implies a nauseating repletion.
    • surfeited themselves with junk food
cloy stresses the disgust or boredom resulting from such surfeiting.
    • sentimental pictures that cloy after a while
pall emphasizes the loss of ability to stimulate interest or appetite.
    • a life of leisure eventually begins to pall
glut implies excess in feeding or supplying.
    • a market glutted with diet books
gorge suggests glutting to the point of bursting or choking.
    • gorged themselves with chocolate

glut

verb, archaic

Synonyms and Antonyms of glut

  1. to swallow or eat greedily it seemed that he could glut enough food to feed 10 men Synonyms of 2glut bolt, cram, devour, glut [archaic], gorge, gormandize, gulp, ingurgitate, inhale, raven, scarf, scoff, slop, wolfWords Related to 2glut overeat, pig out, swillNear Antonyms of 2glut nibble, peck, pick



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