|1.||a person devoted to eating and drinking to excess; greedy person|
|2.||ironic often a person who has or appears to have a voracious appetite for something: a glutton for punishment|
|[C13: from Old French glouton, from Latin glutto, from gluttīre to swallow]|
|another name for wolverine|
|[C17: from |
(Deut. 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 Prov. 23:21, the word means debauchees or wasters of their own body. In Prov. 28:7, the word (pl.) is rendered Authorized Version "riotous men;" Revised Version, "gluttonous." Matt. 11:19, Luke 7:34, Greek phagos, given to eating, gluttonous.