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Noun: orgy  or-jee
  1. Any act of immoderate indulgence
    "an orgy of shopping";
    - binge, splurge
     
  2. Secret rite in the cults of ancient Greek or Roman deities involving singing and dancing and drinking and sexual activity
     
  3. A wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity
    - debauch, debauchery, saturnalia, riot, bacchanal, bacchanalia, drunken revelry

Derived forms: orgies

Type of: humoring [US], humouring [Brit, Cdn], indulgence, indulging, pampering, religious rite, revel, revelry, rite

Encyclopedia: Orgy