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max

2 verb
     
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max out

phrasal verb
1

max something ↔ out

to use something such as money or supplies so that there is none left:
I maxed out my Visa.
2 to do too much, eat too much etc
max out on
'Want a beer?' 'Nah, I maxed out on booze this weekend.'

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