(Phrases). To wallow in voluptuousness, luxury, etc.; to plunge into dissipation; to live on the fat of the land; sow one's wild oats.
To pamper, coddle, mollycoddle, wet-nurse, cocker, pander (or pandar), slake; to debauch, sensualise, animalise, brutalise.
(Adjectives). Intemperate, sensual, pampered, self-indulgent, fleshly, inabstinent, licentious, wild, dissolute, dissipated, fast, rakish, debauched, brutish, crapulous, hedonistic, epicurean, sybaritical, Sardanapalian, voluptuous, apolaustic, orgiastic, swinish, piggish.
A Sybarite, a mollycoddle, a debauchee, a man of pleasure, voluptuary, free liver, rake, rake-hell, rip, roué, a votary of Epicurus, pig, hog, swine, see 962.
An ascetic, anchorite, anchoret, yogi, martyr; a recluse, hermit, etc. 893.
(Adjectives). Ascetic, ascetical, puritanical.
(Phrases). A Barmecide feast; short commons.
(Verbs). To fast, starve.
(Phrases). To dine with Duke Humphrey; to make two bites of a cherry.
(Adjectives). Fasting, etc., unfed, famished.
Gastronomy, batterie de cuisine.
A glutton, epicure, bon vivant, cormorant, gourmand, gourmet, hog, Apicius, gastronome, gastronomer, gastronomist.
(Verbs). To gormandise, gorge, stuff, guttle 296, pamper.
(Phrases). To eat out of house and home; to have the stomach of an ostrich.
(Adjectives). Gluttonous, greedy, gormandising, edacious, voracious, crapulent, swinish, hoggish, pampered, overfed; gastronomical.
Compulsory sobriety: Prohibition.
A water-drinker, teetotaller, abstainer, total abstainer, blue-ribbonite, Rechabite; prohibitionist.
(Verbs). To abstain, to take the pledge.
(Adjectives). Sober, teetotal.
(Phrase). Sober as a judge.
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