Synonyms of 'surfeit'
excessive eating or drinkingRationing had put an end to a surfeit of biscuits long ago.
Avoid an excess of sugar in your diet.
A plethora of books have been written on the subject.
glut, , , ,
There's a glut of agricultural products in Western Europe.
a superfluity of five-star hotels
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
in the sense of fill
They filled themselves with chocolate cake.
in the sense of gorge
to eat greedilyThree men were gorging themselves on grouse and watermelon.
See related content
Thesaurus for surfeit from the Collins English Thesaurus
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?