Splurge Definition

splûrj
splurged, splurges, splurging
verb
splurged, splurges, splurging
To indulge in an extravagant expense or luxury.
Splurged on room service.
American Heritage
To make a showy display or effort.
Webster's New World
To spend money extravagantly.
Webster's New World

To gush, to flow or move in a rush.

The tomato sauce was splurged all over the chips.
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noun
splurges
An expensive indulgence; a spree.
A splurge in a fine restaurant.
American Heritage
Any very showy or self-indulgent display or effort.
Webster's New World
A spell of extravagant spending.
Webster's New World
The definition of a splurge is a showy display or an extravagant purchase.
An example of a splurge is the purchase of a brand new luxury vehicle.
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Other Word Forms of Splurge

Noun

Singular:
splurge
Plural:
splurges

Origin of Splurge

  • Possibly from a blend of splash and surge.

    From Wiktionary

  • Perhaps blend of splash surge

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

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