[ ri-gawrj ]
/ rɪˈgɔrdʒ /
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verb (used with object), re·gorged, re·gorg·ing.
to disgorge; cast up again.
verb (used without object), re·gorged, re·gorg·ing.
to rush back again; gush: The waters regorged.
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British Dictionary definitions for regorge
/ (rɪˈɡɔːdʒ) /
(tr) to vomit up; disgorge
(intr) (esp of water) to flow or run back
Word Origin for regorge
C17: from French regorger; see gorge
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