Epicure - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈepɪkjʊr|  American pronunciation of the word epicure
Brit.  |ˈɛpɪkjʊə|  British pronunciation of the word epicure

noun

- a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink) (syn: epicurean, foodie, gastronome, gourmet)

Examples

...Thomas Jefferson was one of America's first great epicures....

...with restaurants galore, the city is an epicure's delight...

Word forms

noun
singular: epicure
plural: epicures
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