Wednesday’s Word: Surfeit

by Alecia on August 1, 2012

In an effort to keep growing and learning, here’s a brand new Wednesday’s Word for you to learn this week!

sur·feit

[sur-fit]

noun

    1. excess; an excessive amount: a surfeit of speechmaking.
    2. excess or overindulgence in eating or drinking.
    3. an uncomfortably full or crapulous feeling due to excessive eating or drinking.
    4. general disgust caused by excess or satiety.

verb

    1. to bring to a state of surfeit by excess of food or drink.
    2. to supply with anything to excess or satiety; satiate.

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