Pronunciation: SUR-fit ,
1. Excess; an excessive amount: a surfeit of speechmaking.
Verb: overfeed, satiate
Noun: satiety, glut, excess, redundance
Origin: Surfeit is a very old English word. It is recorded as early as 1393. It comes from the Latin roots sur- meaning “over” and facere meaning “to do.”
Uses: The boy’s stomach surfeited due to over eating at the party.