A lot vs. Alot: 9 Grammatical Pitfalls
1854, "drinking bout," also (v.) "drink heavily, soak up alcohol;" dialectal use of binge "soak" (a wooden vessel). Noted originally as a Northampton dialect word. Sense extended c. World War I to include eating as well as drinking. Related: Binged; binging.
An exclamation in reaction to something sudden; bingo (1900s+)noun