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binge

Noun

1 any act of immoderate indulgence; "an orgy of shopping"; "an emotional binge"; "a splurge of spending" [syn: orgy, splurge]
2 an occasion for excessive eating or drinking; "they went on a bust that lasted three days" [syn: bust, tear, bout] v : overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on icecream" [syn: gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, stuff, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, pig out, satiate, scarf out]

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English

Noun

  1. A short period of excessive consumption, especially of excessive alcohol consumption.
  2. Regarding bulimia nervosa, rapid and excessive consumption of food.

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a short period of excessive consumption, especially of excessive alcohol consumption
regarding bulimia nervosa, rapid and excessive consumption of food
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Verb

  1. To engage in a short period of excessive consumption, especially of excessive alcohol consumption.

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Extensive Definition

A binge is any behavior indulged to excess. It can refer to:

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