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noun as in eating too much

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However, when leptin levels drop, hunger signals go through the roof, often resulting in overeating.

Let's take exhibit one: the Microsoft-designed bra aimed at regulating emotional overeating.

But others say that overeating carbohydrates causes insulin to surge and essentially drives fat storage.

The idea is that by acknowledging one's stress-eating triggers, the wearers can curb overeating tendencies.

Researchers at Microsoft may have found the key to helping women curb stress-induced overeating: a new smart bra.

Overeating is never a part of any meal and should be religiously avoided.

The presence of a large amount of cellulose in the food enables us often to satisfy the appetite without injury from overeating.

“Cease, and give me breakfast ere I perish at the thought of overeating,” remonstrated Hugh.

Disturbed sleep, full of dreams and waking moments, is oftener due to insufficient eating than to overeating.

It is often stated that preachers suffer more from overeating than overwork.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overeating, such as: binging, bingeing, gorging, gorging on, pigging out, and stuffing oneself.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.