binge and purge

Definition of binge and purge

:to eat a lot of food and then force oneself to vomit so as not to gain weight
  • Her college roommate used to binge and purge.

Word by Word Definitions

binge play
  1. : a drunken revel : spree

  2. : an unrestrained and often excessive indulgence

  3. : an act of excessive or compulsive consumption (as of food)

  1. : to go on a binge

purge play
  1. : to clear of guilt

  2. : to free from moral or ceremonial defilement

  3. : to cause evacuation from

  1. : something that purges

  2. : an act or instance of purging

  3. : the removal of elements or members regarded as undesirable and especially as treacherous or disloyal


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