bon vivantbon vi·vant
pl. bons· vi·vants′
a person who enjoys good food and drink and other luxuries
Origin of bon vivantFrench
nounpl. bons vi·vants
A person with refined taste, especially one who enjoys superb food and drink.
Origin of bon vivantFrench : bon, good + vivant, present participle of vivre, to live.
(plural bons vivants)
- a person who enjoys the good things in life, especially good food and drink; a man about town