[verb gawr-muh n-dahyz; noun gawr-muh n-deez] /verb ˈgɔr mənˌdaɪz; noun ˌgɔr mənˈdiz/
verb (used with or without object), gormandized, gormandizing.
to eat greedily or ravenously.
to eat (food) greedily and voraciously
a less common variant of gourmandise
1540s, from gourmand + -ize.
[gawrm] /gɔrm/ verb (used with object), Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. . [gawm, gahm] /gɔm, gɑm/ verb (used with object), Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. to smear or cover with a gummy, sticky substance (often followed by up): My clothes were gaumed up from that axle grease. /ˈɡɔːm/ noun 1. (Northern […]
[gawrm-lis] /ˈgɔrm lɪs/ adjective, Chiefly British Informal. 1. lacking in vitality or intelligence; stupid, dull, or clumsy. /ˈɡɔːmlɪs/ adjective 1. (Brit, informal) stupid; dull adj. c.1746, “wanting sense,” a British dialectal word, from gome “notice, understanding” (c.1200), from Old Norse gaumr “care, heed,” of unknown origin; + -less. adjective Stupid; slow-witted; dumb [1746+ British; fr […]
- Gorno-Altai Autonomous Region
[gawr-noh-al-tahy, ‐ahl‐; Russian gawr-nuh uhl-tahy] /ˈgɔr noʊ ælˈtaɪ, ‐ɑl‐; Russian ˈgɔr nə ʌlˈtaɪ/ noun 1. an autonomous region in the Russian Federation, in the Altai territory bordering China and Mongolia. 92,000; 35,753 sq. mi. (92,600 sq. km). Capital: Gorno–Altaisk.
- Gorno-altai republic
/ˈɡɔːnəʊælˈtaɪ; -ˈæltaɪ/ noun 1. a constituent republic of S Russia: mountainous, rising over 4350 m (14 500 ft) in the Altai Mountains of the south. Capital: Gorno-Altaisk. Pop: 202 900 (2002). Area: 92 600 sq km (35 740 sq miles) Also called Altai Republic