Meaning of sitiomania in English:

sitiomania

noun

  • Excessive or compulsive consumption of food, especially as a symptom of mental or physical illness (now historical and rare).

Pronunciation

sitiomania

/ˌsɪtɪə(ʊ)ˈmeɪnɪə/ /ˌsʌɪtɪə(ʊ)ˈmeɪnɪə/

Origin

Late 19th century. Compare earlier sitomania and French sitiomanie.