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  Words related to eat

Related / Similar Words: corrode, rust, consume, eat up, use up, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out, feed, eat on

 

Definition:
  • cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid; "The acid corroded the metal"; "The steady dripping of water rusted the metal stopper in the sink";
  • use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week";
  • eat a meal; take a meal; "We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls"; "I didn''t eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation";
  • take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?";
  • take in food; used of animals only; "This dog doesn''t eat certain kinds of meat"; "What do whales eat?";
  • worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way; "What''s eating you?";

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    See Also: eat in, dine in, eat out, dine out, eat up, finish, polish off

     

    Hyponyms: run out, drain, indulge, luxuriate, burn off, burn, burn up, spend, run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tire, take out, take away, victual, eat in, dine in, eat out, dine out, dine, picnic, break bread, nosh, snack, mess, lunch, brunch, breakfast, feast, banquet, junket, gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, stuff, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out, wash down, gluttonize, gluttonise, fress, wolf, wolf down, slurp, fare, pitch in, dig in, pick at, peck at, peck, pick up, gobble, bolt, garbage down, gobble up, shovel in, bolt down, nibble, pick, piece, ruminate, dunk, dip, devour, guttle, raven, pig, eat up, finish, polish off, down, consume, go through, smack, fill up, fill, forage, suckle, crop, browse, graze, range, pasture

     

    Grouped Verbs: corrode, rust, take, occupy, use up, feed

     

    Entailments: chew, masticate, manducate, jaw, swallow, get down

     

    Derivational Morphology: rust, rusting, corrosion, corroding, erosion, exhaustion, depletion, eater, feeder, eating, feeding, feed, provender

     

    Anagrams: eta, tea, ETA, Ate

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: ha   Basque: jan  
    Bosnian: jesti   Breton: debriñ  
    Bulgarian: храня се   Catalan: menjar  
    Chinese:   Croatian: jesti  
    Danish: spise   Dutch: eten  
    Esperanto: manĝi   Estonian: sööma  
    Finnish: syödä   French: manger  
    German: essen   Greek: τρώγω and γευματίζω  
    Hebrew: אכל   Hindi: खाना  
    Hungarian: eszik   Ido: manjar  
    Indonesian: makan and menyantap   Irish: ith  
    Italian: mangiare   Japanese: 食べる and 食事をする  
    Korean: 먹다   Latin: edere  
    Malay: makan   Malayalam: കഴിയ്ക്കുക  
    Maltese: kiel   Norwegian: spise  
    Polish: jeść   Portuguese: comer  
    Romanian: a lua and mânca   Russian: есть  
    Slovak: jesť   Slovene: jesti  
    Spanish: comer   Swahili: kula  
    Swedish: äta   Tagalog: kumain  
    Telugu: తిను and భుజించు   Ukrainian: їсти  
    Vietnamese: ăn  
     
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