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gorging


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gorge  \Gorge\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gorged};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Gorging}.]  [F.  gorger.  See  {Gorge},  n.] 
  1.  To  swallow;  especially,  to  swallow  with  greediness,  or  in 
  large  mouthfuls  or  quantities. 
 
  The  fish  has  gorged  the  hook.  --Johnson. 
 
  2.  To  glut;  to  fill  up  to  the  throat;  to  satiate. 
 
  The  giant  gorged  with  flesh.  --Addison. 
 
  Gorge  with  my  blood  thy  barbarous  appetite. 
  --Dryden. 




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