AskDefine | Define engorge

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engorge v : overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on icecream" [syn: gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, stuff, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out]

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  1. To devour something greedily
  2. To gorge or glut
  3. To feed ravenously

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