spree

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noun \ˈsprē\

Definition of spree

  1. :  an unrestrained indulgence in or outburst of an activity a buying spree; also :  a drunken revel :  binge

Examples of spree in a sentence

  1. They went on a killing spree.

  2. went on a spending spree

Origin and Etymology of spree

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1804


Spree

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geographical name \ˈshprā, ˈsprā\

Definition of Spree

  1. river 247 miles (397 kilometers) long in eastern Germany flowing north into the Havel River



SPREE Defined for English Language Learners

spree

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noun \ˈsprē\

Definition of spree for English Language Learners

  • : a short period of time when you do a lot of something


SPREE Defined for Kids

spree

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noun \ˈsprē\

Definition of spree for Students

  1. :  an outburst of an activity They went on a buying spree.



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