Engorge Definition

engorged, engorges, engorging
engorged, engorging
To gorge; glut.
Webster's New World
To devour greedily.
Webster's New World
To eat greedily; feed ravenously.
Webster's New World
To congest (a blood vessel, tissue, etc.) with fluid, as blood, milk, etc.
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Origin of Engorge

  • French engorger from Old French engorgier en- in en–1 gorge throat gorge

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French engorger, from Old French engorgier

    From Wiktionary

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