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Noun: splurge  splurj
  1. An ostentatious display (of effort or extravagance etc.)
     
  2. Any act of immoderate indulgence
    "a splurge of spending";
    - orgy, binge
Verb: splurge  splurj
  1. Spend money extravagantly, esp. to indulge oneself
    "I splurged on a new TV";
    - splash out [Brit], lash [Brit], lash out [Brit]
     
  2. Be showy or ostentatious

Derived forms: splurged, splurges, splurging

Type of: consume, fanfare, flash, flaunt, humoring [US], humouring [Brit, Cdn], indulgence, indulging, ostentate [archaic], ostentation, pampering, parade, show off, showboat [N. Amer], squander, swank, ware [archaic], waste

Encyclopedia: Splurge