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    #1

    good eater

    What do you call a person who loves eating a lot?

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    #2

    Re: good eater

    A gourmand is one who loves to eat.
    A gourmet is one who loves fine food.

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    #3

    Re: good eater

    Oh thanks, but it's too formal I would think.
    How about fairly informal terms for somone who eats like a horse.


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    #4

    Re: good eater

    Greedy
    Gluttonous


    Ravenous
    Voracious

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    #5

    Re: good eater

    Hi,

    avaricious, covetous, craving, desirous, gormandizing, grasping, impatient, insatiable, greediness, piggishness, voracity, immoderate, unsatisfiable, unquenchable, hanker, guzzler, pig, connoisseur, epicure, epicurean, gastronome

    Regards.

    V.

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