how to pronounce surfeit

sɝfət

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An example use of surfeit in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… enjoyed a surfeit an abundance of …”

meanings of surfeit

verb:

  1. To indulge (in something) to excess.
  2. To make (someone) sick as a result of overconsumption.
  3. To fill (something) to excess.
  4. To satisfy (someone's appetite) to excess (both literally and figuratively).
  5. To feed (someone) to excess (on, upon or with something).
  6. To overeat or feed to excess (on or upon something).
  7. To become sick from overindulgence (both literally and figuratively).
  8. To supply (someone) with something to excess; to disgust (someone) through overabundance.

noun:

  1. An excessive amount of something.
  2. A sickness or condition caused by overindulgence.
  3. Disgust caused by excess; satiety.
  4. Overindulgence in either food or drink; overeating.