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splurge

verb

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informal to spend more money than usual on something for yourself
  • You should let yourself splurge once in a while.

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splurge

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The first known use of splurge was in 1830

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“Splurge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/splurge. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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