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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spree, flingverb

    a brief indulgence of your impulses

  2. spreeverb

    engage without restraint in an activity and indulge, as when shopping

Wiktionary

  1. spreenoun

    A merry frolic; especially, a drinking frolic.

    Etymology: 1804, from spraoi, of origin, from sprækr, sprakr, from sprakjaz, from (a)sp(h)arag-. Cognate with sprækr, spræk, dialectal sprygg. More at spry.

  2. spreenoun

    Uninhibited activity.

    Etymology: 1804, from spraoi, of origin, from sprækr, sprakr, from sprakjaz, from (a)sp(h)arag-. Cognate with sprækr, spræk, dialectal sprygg. More at spry.

  3. Spreenoun

    river in Berlin, Germany.

    Etymology: 1804, from spraoi, of origin, from sprækr, sprakr, from sprakjaz, from (a)sp(h)arag-. Cognate with sprækr, spræk, dialectal sprygg. More at spry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spreenoun

    a merry frolic; especially, a drinking frolic; a carousal

    Etymology: [Cf. Ir. spre a spark, animation, spirit, Gael. spraic. Cf. Sprack.]

Freebase

  1. Spree

    The Spree is a river that flows through the Saxony, Brandenburg and Berlin states of Germany, and in the Ústí nad Labem region of the Czech Republic. It is a left bank tributary of the River Havel and is approximately 400 kilometres in length. The reach of the river between the Dämeritzsee and Müggelsee to the east of Berlin is known as the Müggelspree.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spree

    sprē, n. a merry frolic: a drunken bout.—v.i. to carouse. [Prob. Ir. spre, a spark, spraic, vigour.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Spree

    a river of Prussia, rises in East Saxony close to the Bohemian border, follows a winding and generally N. and NW. course of 227 m. till its Junction with the Havel at Spandau; chief towns on its banks are Bautzen, Kottbus, Lübben, and Berlin; is connected with the Oder by the Frederick William Canal.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. spree

    Uproarious jollity, sport, and merriment.

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  1. peers, Peers

  2. perse, per se

  3. esper

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  5. Per se

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spree in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spree in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of spree in a Sentence

  1. Jennifer Rowland:

    I am a bit surprised that they walked, but am pleased that they didn't get caught up in a bidding war with Oxy, who comes across as willing to fight to win at all costs, anadarko was a unique fit for Chevron, so I don't expect them to go on a shopping spree in the Permian.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Economic slowdown of a nation is neither structural nor cyclical, but only artificial unless and until the companies across the industries in that country go on a hiring spree to increase the number of their sales & marketing personnel.

  3. Veronica Escobar:

    Just before [ the shooter ] began his killing spree, he posted his views online and used hateful language like the very words used by President Trump to describe immigrants and Latinos.

  4. Lee Kyung-min:

    Foreigners are continuing their buying spree on the back of increased global liquidity after quantitative easing by the ECB.

  5. Raphael Gluck:

    With its continued spree of attacks in Africa, ISIS has made special mention of attacks on Christians, part of its Ramadan conquest.

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