Formerly known as getting drunk/hammered/bladdered/legless etc etc. The media's precise reason for their re-branding of this age-old practice remains unclear.
Newspaper headline: Binge drinking on the increase in under 30s.
by cactuscat September 15, 2006
A massive consumption of alcohol, mostly beer, in one sitting. This usually leads totemporary memory loss, alcohol poisoning and regretful sex.
That slutty girl got her stomach pumped due to binge drinking!
by Rob Wasielewski September 14, 2006