verb (used without object), splurged, splurg·ing.
verb (used with object), splurged, splurg·ing.
Related formssplurg·i·ly, adverbsplurg·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for splurge
Someone closer to their maintenance weight may be able to splurge more often than someone just starting a diet.When Is It OK to Cheat? The Pros and Cons of Cheat Days|DailyBurn|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many of them can splurge regularly on things that traditional families sometimes cannot, such as theater tickets.
The Founding Father had good reason to splurge after many Christmases that were lean on cheer.
Always a wealthy man, Washington was known to splurge on diversions for his family and guests.
Mothers-to-be covet it like a Birkin bag, and celebrity moms are known to splurge on it.How Different Is Raising the Royal Baby From a Typical American Child?|Kevin Fallon, Lizzie Crocker|July 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He liked to splurge and, as a consequence, he was constantly floundering beyond his depth.
Having a great deal of money, he wanted more—enough to make the grandest kind of splurge in a puddle where splurge was everything.The Fashionable Adventures of Joshua Craig|David Graham Phillips
Het give me a five-dollar William to defray expenses at the hotel, an' I sorter like the idea o' makin' a splurge for a change.Dixie Hart|Will N. Harben
I may make a splurge for another six months, for it is hard to give up.
The Caledonias have tried to make quite a splurge this year.Back Home|Eugene Wood