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Synonyms for orgy

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a period of uncontrolled self-indulgence

Synonyms for orgy

any act of immoderate indulgence

secret rite in the cults of ancient Greek or Roman deities involving singing and dancing and drinking and sexual activity

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a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity

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L'histoire alors est une orgie sanglante, dans laquelle il nous faut entrer; sa vue meme enivre et fait venir la nausee du coeur.
There was an orgie of gross misrepresentation, of vile slanders; the fears, the passions, the ignorance, the credulity of the citizen were appealed to by every device'.
BEES: D Knight, Takarangi, Martin, Billig, Baxter, Walsh, Harvey, Long, Miles, Le Chevalier, Hughes, Orgie, Tamarua, Schueller, White.
The finale -the aptly named Orgie des brigandes -was bold and brassy: in fact, the brass was at its best in this part of the work.
Hierdie tweegesprek (beurtsang) sluit aan by 'n klein tradisie in die Afrikaanse letterkunde, onder andere Van Wyk Louw se "Gesprek van die dooie siele", Sheila Cussons se poetiese gesprek met Louw, Orgie (Brink) en Louis Esterhuizen en Marlise Joubert se digterlike gesprek met mekaar.
La pit bassa delle orgie si compie ogni giorno, presso di lui, al suo capezzale, davanti al suo sinistro stupore.