What does the word gourmet mean?

Usage examples for gourmet

  1. If you are in Berlin and can go to the good restaurants, there you will be in danger of becoming a gourmet and losing your natural affection for cold mutton. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  2. Thus it is that during the middle of November there is no regular flight, but a kind of circulation, of woodcocks, perambulating from the lower to the higher regions, and the gourmet and the sportsman fail not to stop them on their way. – Le Morvan, [A District of France,] Its Wild Sports, Vineyards and Forests; with Legends, Antiquities, Rural and Local Sketches by Henri de Crignelle
  3. " The Bay Gourmet," Scotty remembered. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin