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Old 01-22-2005, 09:43 PM   #1
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Definition of Foodie

The noun "foodie" has 1 sense in WordNet.

1. epicure, gourmet, gastronome, bon vivant, epicurean, foodie -- (a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment (especially good food and drink))

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Old 01-22-2005, 09:47 PM   #2
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ooooohhhh, I like that definition :D :D :D
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Old 01-23-2005, 11:08 AM   #3
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to that, I would add "one who dreams of dinner while just starting breakfast"
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Old 01-23-2005, 11:34 AM   #4
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When having morning coffee you are dreaming of what's for dinner.
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Old 01-23-2005, 11:17 PM   #5
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I like that one as well. I went over to Wikipedia which is usually a great encyclopedia for subculture and surprisingly there is no entry so after this thread winds down I'll do a little research, feed it into word so my spelling dosnet end up too offensive and put one up myself.
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foodie - When you smell it, see it, taste it, hear it cook, discuss it, read about it, buy it, touch it, your heart beats faster - foodie
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Old 01-24-2005, 03:25 PM   #7
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that pretty much says it for us here. There is a wide line that separates those who live to eat and those who eat to live, personally it is more enjoyable in the former than the latter.
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Old 01-24-2005, 05:44 PM   #8
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When you spend months in the garden with some seeds just to finally get some product you can use for a meal, you are a foodie.
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Old 02-03-2005, 10:09 AM   #9
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How about if your reply when people say, "you are what you eat" is that you'd rather be a spectacular 7 course meal than a bowl of whole grain gruel?

When they say, "your body is a temple" your reply is that you worship at church, not in the mirror, and ... oh, by the way ... the ritual sacrifice at a temple was ... lamb. I'll take mine in great kabobs. Oh, no, maybe a rosemary-infused leg ... or ......
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