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gorging

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

gorging

  1. Present participle of gorge.

NounEdit

gorging (plural gorgings)

  1. The act of one who gorges, or eats to satiety.
    • 1847, George Frederick Augustus Ruxton, Adventures in Mexico and the Rocky Mountains (page 267)
      The powers of the Canadian voyageurs and hunters in the consumption of meat strike the greenhorn with wonder and astonishment; and are only equalled by the gastronomical capabilities exhibited by Indian dogs, both following the same plan in their epicurean gorgings.