Meaning of “splurge” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “splurge” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"splurge" in American English

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splurgeverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈsplɜrdʒ/

to spend money on something that is more expensive than you usually buy:

[ I ] We could save the money or splurge on a new car
noun [ C ] us /ˈsplɜrdʒ/

We go to that restaurant for our big end-of-the-year splurge.

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"splurge" in Business English

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splurgeverb [ I ]

uk /splɜːdʒ/ us informal

to spend a lot on goods, especially expensive goods:

Most people don't go out and splurge and spend all their money on cars and jewellery.

(Definition of “splurge” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)