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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Engorge \En*gorge"\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Engorged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engorging}.] [Pref. en- + gorge: cf. F. engorger to obstruct, cram.]

1. To gorge; to glut. --Mir. for Mag.

2. To swallow with greediness or in large quantities; to devour. --Spenser.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Engorge \En*gorge"\, verb (used without an object) To feed with eagerness or voracity; to stuff one's self with food. --Beaumont.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

engorge

verb

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


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