Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Excess; prodigal expense for food.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete Prodigal expense for food.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Prodigal expense for food.

Etymologies

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From the Latin abliguritio, from abligurire ("to spend in luxurious indulgence"), from ab- + ligurire ("to be lickerish or dainty"), from lingere ("to lick").

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