Definition of binge drinking in English:

binge drinking

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɪn(d)ʒ drɪnkɪŋ/

noun

[mass noun]
  • The consumption of an excessive amount of alcohol in a short period of time: teenagers as young as 16 admit to binge drinking
    More example sentences
    • However, ministers have rejected proposals - supported by supermarkets - to introduce a minimum price for alcohol to stop binge drinking.
    • Yes, we certainly do need to try to change New Zealand's culture of binge drinking - absolutely!
    • There have been quite a few documentaries recently on binge drinking.

Derivatives

binge-drink

verb

binge drinker

noun

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