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engorged


  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]: 
 
  Engorged  \En*gorged"\,  p.  a. 
  1.  Swallowed  with  greediness,  or  in  large  draughts. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  Filled  to  excess  with  blood  or  other  liquid; 
  congested. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  engorged 
  adj  :  overfull  as  with  blood  [syn:  {congested}] 




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