See also: Spree
- uncertain. Some theories listed at “spree” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2018.
spree (plural sprees)
- A merry frolic; especially, a drinking frolic.
- Uninhibited activity.
Often preceded by the name of a certain activity to indicate a period of doing that activity whole-heartedly and continuously, e.g. shopping spree.
a merry frolic
- (intransitive, rare) To engage in a spree.