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binge

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noun \ˈbinj\

Simple Definition of binge

  • : a short period of time when you do too much of something

Full Definition of binge

  1. 1 a :  a drunken revel :  spree b :  an unrestrained and often excessive indulgence <a buying binge> c :  an act of excessive or compulsive consumption (as of food)

  2. 2 :  a social gathering :  party

Examples of binge

  1. <weekend binges are a serious problem at many colleges and universities>

  2. <a shopping binge at the mall>



Origin of binge

English dialect binge (to drink heavily)


First Known Use: 1854

Rhymes with binge


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binge

verb

Simple Definition of binge

  • : to eat, drink, etc., too much in a short period of time : to go on a binge

Full Definition of binge

bingedbinge·ing or bing·ing

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to go on a binge

bing·er play \ˈbin-jər\ noun

Examples of binge

  1. <a program designed to educate college students about the dangers of bingeing>



1910

First Known Use of binge

1910




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