Definition of binge drinking in English:

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binge drinking

Pronunciation: /ˈbin(d)ZH ˌdriNGkiNG/

noun

The consumption of an excessive amount of alcohol in a short period of time: teenagers as young as 16 admit to binge drinking
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  • Ministers have rejected proposals - supported by supermarkets - to introduce a minimum price for alcohol to stop binge drinking.
  • There have been quite a few documentaries recently on binge drinking.
  • The first step is to tackle the blight of binge drinking.
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