GLUTTON's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of glutton
Definition:
n. person who eats too much food and drink
Example:
When Mother saw that Bobby had eaten all the cookies, she called him a little glutton.
Sentence in Classic:
Then I should have chosen a career for myself, I should have been a sluggard and a glutton, not a simple one, but, for instance, one with sympathies for everything sublime and beautiful.
Notes from the Underground By Feodor Dostoevsky Context
Now there came a certain common tramp who used to go begging all over the city of Ithaca, and was notorious as an incorrigible glutton and drunkard.
The Odyssey By Homer Context
Red Admirals gluttonously absorbed richness from dish cloths, cabbage whites drank icy coolness from silver paper.
Between the Acts (1941) By Virginia Woolf Context
Yet so gluttonous and idle are my serfs that they are simply bursting with food, whereas I scarcely get enough to eat.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Cora, already regretting her precipitation, was obliged to comply, for Magua instantly left the spot, and approached his gluttonous comrades.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context