Meaning of “binge” in the English Dictionary

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bingenoun [ C ]

us /bɪndʒ/

an occasion when an activity is done in an extreme way, esp. eating, drinking, or spending money:

He admits to having an occasional ice-cream binge.

To go on a binge is to do a lot of something:

He’s on a binge, eating everything in sight.

bingeverb [ I ]

us /bɪndʒ/ present participle binging or bingeing

to do something in a way that is extreme and not controlled:

I tend to binge on ice cream when I’m lonely.

(Definition of “binge” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)