surfeit

listen to the pronunciation of surfeit
Englisch - Englisch
An excessive amount of something

A surfeit of wheat is driving down the price.

To sicken from overindulgence
Overindulgence in either food or drink; overeating
To fill to excess
To overeat or feed to excess
To feed someone to excess

She surfeited her children on sweets.

A sickness or condition caused by overindulgence

King Henry I is said to have died of a surfeit of lampreys.

to feed to fullness or to satiety
{n} sickness, occasioned by great fulness
{v} to make sick with eating, to disgust
{i} overindulgence, excessive eating or drinking; unpleasant feeling caused by overindulgence, satiety; excess
To load the stomach with food, so that sickness or uneasiness ensues; to eat to excess
To feed so as to oppress the stomach and derange the function of the system; to overfeed, and produce satiety, sickness, or uneasiness; often reflexive; as, to surfeit one's self with sweets
the state of being more than full indulge (one's appetite) to satiety supply or feed to surfeit
supply or feed to surfeit
Disgust caused by excess; satiety
{f} eat or drink to excess, gorge; overindulge; oversupply
A surfeit of something is an amount which is too large. Rationing had put an end to a surfeit of biscuits long ago. = surplus. a surfeit of sth an amount of something that is too large or that is more than you need = excess (surfaire , from sur- ( SURCHARGE) + faire )
the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
To fill to satiety and disgust; to cloy; as, he surfeits us with compliments
eating until excessively full
To indulge to satiety in any gratification
indulge (one's appetite) to satiety
Excess in eating and drinking
the state of being more than full
Fullness and oppression of the system, occasioned often by excessive eating and drinking
surfeit water
A liquid medicine for treating indigestion
surfeiter
{n} one who riots, a great glutton
To surfeit
surcloy
surfeited
past of surfeit
surfeiter
One who surfeits
surfeiting
present participle of surfeit
surfeits
third-person singular of surfeit
surfeits
plural of surfeit
surfeit
Favoriten