Definition of Gourmandises
1. gourmandise [n] - See also: gourmandise
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gourmandises
Literary usage of Gourmandises
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1896)
"... a true D'Artagnan, un gourmand de toutes les gourmandises, who has run through his inheritance of 600000 francs; and contrasts him with his friend ..."
2. Thought and Expression in the Sixteenth Century by Henry Osborn Taylor (1920)
"... larcins, haynes, meutres, et gourmandises,"— the list taken from Paul. With gathering power of demonstration, following the good Augustine, ..."
3. The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal (1878)
"Then he turns to the gourmandises which he is possessed of—of colours and of perfumes, of the sense of the splendour of the setting sun, the passion for ..."