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Bender

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Updated February 12, 2014

Definition:

Slang for a drug party; an extended period of continued drug use. Also used to describe a multiple-day drinking spree during which the person does not eat and gets very little sleep - passing out for a short time, waking up and start drinking again.

This term is one of more than 2,300 street terms that refer to specific drug types or drug activity compiled by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy.

Also Known As: Binge, not to be confused with binge drinking.
Examples:
They went on a real bender; we didn't see them for days.
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