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gluttony 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈglətn-ē/,
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Habitual greed or excess in eating,
  1. Habitual greed or excess in eating


  1. habitual eating to excess
  2. (glutton) a person who is devoted to eating and drinking to excess
  3. (glutton) musteline mammal of northern Eurasia
  4. (gluttonous) given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink; "over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands"; "a gluttonous debauch"; "a gluttonous appetite for food and praise and pleasure"
  5. Gluttony, derived from the Latin gluttire meaning to gulp down or swallow, means over-indulgence and over-consumption of food, drink, or intoxicants to the point of waste. ...
  6. The Fullmetal Alchemist anime and manga series feature a large number of fictional characters created by Hiromu Arakawa. The story is set in a fictional universe within the 20th Century in which alchemy is one of the most advanced scientific techniques known to man. ...
  7. The Seven Deadly Sins series consists of seven novels by Robin Wasserman that follow a group of bankrupt teens living in the town of Grace, California.
  8. (The Glutton) In many campaign settings for the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game, the gnome pantheon of gods, also called the Lords of the Golden Hills, consists of the leader, Garl Glittergold, as well as Baervan Wildwanderer, Baravar Cloakshadow, Flandal Steelskin, Gaerdal Ironhand, ...
  9. (glutton) One who eats voraciously, or to excess; a gormandizer; One who gluts himself; A carnivorous mammal (Gulo gulo), of the family Mustelidæ, about the size of a large badger. It was formerly believed to be inordinately voracious, whence the name; the wolverine. ...
  10. (gluttonous) Given to excessive eating; prone to overeating; Greedy
  11. (glutton) someone who eats to much
  12. (Glutton) (Deu 21:20), Heb. zolel , from a word meaning "to shake out," "to squander;" and hence one who is prodigal, who wastes his means by indulgence. In Pro 23:21, the word means debauchers or wasters of their own body. In Pro 28:7, the word (pl. ...
  13. (n.) overindulgence in food or drink (Helen’s fried chicken tastes so divine, I don’t know how anyone can call gluttony a sin.)
  14. (From Lat. gluttire , to swallow, to gulp down), the excessive indulgence in ...
  15. eating food offered unto idols. - 1 Corinthians 10:20-21
  16. The sin of Gluttony (Gula) is—specifically—an undue attention to the pleasures of the palate, whether by sheer excess in eating and drinking, or by the opposite fault of fastidiousness. ...
  17. Excessiveness in eating or drinking.