foodie (n.) "gourmet," 1982, from FOOD (Cf. food) + -ie (see -Y (Cf. -y) (3)).

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  • foodie — (also foody) ► NOUN (pl. foodies) informal ▪ a person with a strong interest in food; a gourmet …   English terms dictionary

  • foodie — [fo͞o′dē] n. Slang a person having an enthusiastic interest in the preparation and consumption of fine foods, esp. in restaurants …   English World dictionary

  • foodie — UK [ˈfuːdɪ] / US [ˈfudɪ] noun [countable] Word forms foodie : singular foodie plural foodies informal someone who enjoys eating or cooking different types of food and who talks a lot about food …   English dictionary

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  • foodie — noun Date: 1982 a person having an avid interest in the latest food fads …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • foodie — /fooh dee/, n. Slang. a person keenly interested in food, esp. in eating or cooking. [FOOD + IE, perh. in part extracted from JUNKIE] * * * …   Universalium

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