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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any act of immoderate indulgence; An ostentatious display (of effort or extravagance etc.) v. - Be showy or ostentatious; Indulge oneself.

Usage examples (35)
  • A splurge of spending
  • "The connotation of the term splurge is unpleasant.
  • This sort of splurge is a variant shopper's thrill.
  • Sometimes the splurge is worth it and in this case, the splurge knocks out the cheaper specials by a long shot. for more
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