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spree

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1 a time or instance of carefree fun
  • went on a spending spree

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2 a bout of prolonged or excessive drinking
  • after a lifetime of self-destructive sprees, the poet Dylan Thomas died at last of an alcoholic overdose

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The first known use of spree was in 1804

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“Spree.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spree. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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