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binge-watch Line breaks: binge-watch
(also binge-view)

Definition of binge-watch in English:


[with object] informal
Watch multiple episodes of (a television programme) in rapid succession, typically by means of DVDs or digital streaming: you can binge-watch the entire season with this set
More example sentences
  • Get ready to binge-watch some '80s classics.
  • Harris tried to binge-watch the latest television season to catch up.
  • If you're so lazy to have not taken the 13 hours to binge-watch this yet, it's not my fault.


binge watcher
(also binge viewer) noun
Example sentences
  • I've been a dutiful binge-watcher of great TV shows.
  • My husband is more of a binge-watcher than I am; I like to eke out the experience a bit.
  • 51% of binge-watchers like to indulge with at least one other person.


1990s: on the pattern of binge-drink, binge-eat.

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