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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Engorge  \En*gorge"\,  v.  t.  [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  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Engorge  \En*gorge"\,  v.  i. 
  To  feed  with  eagerness  or  voracity;  to  stuff  one's  self  with 
  food.  --Beaumont. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  engorge 
  v  :  overeat  or  eat  immodestly;  make  a  pig  of  oneself  [syn:  {gorge}, 
  {ingurgitate},  {overindulge},  {glut},  {englut},  {stuff}, 
  {overgorge},  {overeat},  {gormandize},  {gormandise},  {gourmandize}, 
  {binge},  {pig  out},  {satiate},  {scarf  out}]  [ant:  {nibble}] 




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