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Date: 1500-1600
Origin: Perhaps from Old French gosillier 'to talk a lot, vomit'

guzzle

verb
     
guz‧zle [intransitive and transitive] informal
1 to eat or drink a lot of something, eagerly and quickly - usually showing disapproval [↪ scoff]:
They've been guzzling beer all evening.
2 if a vehicle guzzles petrol, it uses a lot of it in a wasteful way

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