Eat Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Eat

To snack (on)
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To eat quickly, greedily, hungrily, or ravenously.
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The definition of chew means to use teeth to bite, cut through and grind into smaller pieces, or is slang meaning to reprimand someone.
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To move the muscles of the throat as in swallowing something; specif., to do so under stress of emotion
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Gobble is defined as to make the noise of a male turkey, or to eat up quickly.
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(Intransitive, of an insect) To sting.
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To eat or devour like a glutton
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To eat a snack or snacks
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To appreciate, enjoy or relish something
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To show little interest in food by taking only small bites intermittently
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To take as food
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To eat (a snack)
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To chew (food).
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(US) to eat something quickly
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To trouble emotionally or mentally; upset:
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To give breakfast to
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To start suddenly and run away, as a horse
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(Idiomatic, informal) To eat excessively.
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(Idiomatic) To eat, especially to eat vigorously.
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To eat lunch.
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To sip; to take a small amount of food or drink into the mouth, especially with a spoon.
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(Idiomatic) To consume (food) quickly and without regard for table manners.
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To eat, especially with gusto.
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(Colloquial, simile) To eat in small amounts rather than in a single full meal.
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To take as food
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(Idiomatic) To eat.
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(Idiomatic) To eat to excess; to overeat; to gorge.
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To entertain at a feast or banquet
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To dig, probe, or scratch at with the fingers or with something pointed in an attempt to remove
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(Intransitive) To meditate or reflect.
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To honor at or partake of a banquet.
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To batten is to grow fat by eating continuously.
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To fill beyond capacity, especially with food; satiate:
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To eat to excess, especially when habitual.
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(Intransitive, cricket) To set a field, or bowl in a manner designed to get wickets.
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To take as food
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(Christianity) To take part in Holy Communion.
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To bring heavy destruction on; devastate:
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Dine is defined as to eat, or entertain people at dinner.
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To take as food
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To gorge is defined as to consume or take too much of something, especially food.
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To take as food
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To take as food
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To take as food
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(Idiomatic) To make (a task) quicker or easier.
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To get rid of.
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(Idiomatic) To accept or believe entirely, immediately, and without questioning.
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Digest is defined as breaking down into parts that are easier to use or understand, or to condense information to make it easier to understand.
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To read something superficially by selecting passages at random:
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The definition of fare is to go through an experience or have a result.
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To choke back as if swallowing; repress (a sob, etc.)
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(Idiomatic, intransitive) To endure.
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To possess by way of experience; experience; undergo
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To take (food, drugs, etc.) into the body, as by swallowing, inhaling, or absorbing
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To sample the flavor of something orally.
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To put to test.
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To press, force, or drive, particularly in filling, or in thrusting one thing into another; to stuff; to crowd; to fill to superfluity; as, to cram anything into a basket; to cram a room with people.
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To store away, place out of the way, or stash, especially for the longer term
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Alternative spelling of pig out.
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To dissolve is defined as to become broken up or absorbed by something or to disappear into something else.
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To serve as food for:
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To take as food
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To attack with petty and repeated blows; to carp at; to nag; to tease.
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To eat up (food); finish off (a dish or meal).
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To bother or annoy, as with petty complaints.
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To take as food
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To make a burst of hard work.
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To take as food
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To take as food
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(Idiomatic) to waste, squander
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Flesh-eating or predatory:
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A philosophy advanced by Epicurus that considered happiness, or the avoidance of pain and emotional disturbance, to be the highest good and that advocated the pursuit of pleasures that can be enjoyed in moderation.
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To take as food
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(Intransitive) To have dinner outside one's house.
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To take as food
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To take as food
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To rub or touch lightly the surface of (a thing) in passing.
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To speak with another or others about something:
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To take as food
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To place out of the way, clean up.
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To take as food
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To take as food
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To work upon insidiously and cause to deteriorate
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To produce by gnawing:
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To reduce gradually
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(Of time or space) to take or occupy
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Fit to be eaten; edible
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That can be eaten without harm; innocuous to humans; suitable for consumption.
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Of or pertaining to ingestion
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Eager for gratification or extremely desirous:
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A characteristic style of preparing food, often associated with a place of origin
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To become or cause to be coated with rust, as iron
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To take as food
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(Informal) To consume rapidly or eagerly; devour:
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Gradually to erode or corrode.
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To eat into; corrode:
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To spend much time and energy on indulgence in pleasure, esp. drinking, gambling, etc., to the point of harming oneself
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To wander at random; to scatter.
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Holding the full attention, for example a consuming passion for wiki
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To draw off (a liquid) by a gradual process:
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To reduce gradually
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To keep bringing up, going over, or returning to (a matter difficult to solve)
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Nourishing
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Suitable to be eaten; edible. [From 15th c.]
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Characterized by merry celebrating; festive:
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Exhibiting or relating to crapulence.
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Suitability for use as food
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(Dated) That which furnishes or affords food, especially for animals; pastureland.
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The action of ingesting, or consuming something orally, whether it be food, drink, medicine, or other substance. It is usually referred to as the first step of digestion.
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The act of swallowing greedily or immoderately; that which is so swallowed.
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The act of eating.
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The state of being voracious; rapacity or extreme gluttony
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To put to death; kill:
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To furnish with frets
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(Rare) To chew; masticate
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To take as food
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To draw out in its entirety, or use up, money or a nonrenewable resource such as oil.
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The definition of melt is to turn from a solid to liquid as a result of exposure to heat.
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To use up or spend without real need, gain, or purpose; squander
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To reduce gradually
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Suited to the tastes of an epicure:
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Feeding on plants; plant-eating.
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Capable of being ingested.
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The definition of intemperate is excessive and not mild, or indulging in alcohol to an extreme level.
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The definition of omnivorous is feeding on both plants and meat or taking anything available.
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Having a great appetite for anything (e.g., a voracious reader).
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A style of cooking, as of a particular region.
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Absorb is defined as to take in something and make it part of a larger unit.
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(Slang, South Africa) To eat.
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To collect forage from; strip of food or supplies:
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To swallow greedily or in large amounts; gulp; gorge; guzzle.
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To eat dinner (see above).
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To have or show a trace (of); have some of the qualities (of)
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To do away with completely and destructively.
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(Now chiefly UK dialectal) To ward off; prevent from approaching or entering; drive off; repel.
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To physically erase something written.
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Suitable for eating; edible.
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The habit or act of eating too much
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worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way
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To take as food
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(Chemistry) To subject to the action of various solvents in order to remove all soluble substances or extractives; as, to exhaust a drug successively with water, alcohol, and ether.
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Antonyms for Eat

(--- Informal) To be ravenously hungry
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Famish is defined as to make or be hungry, starving or weak.
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In a firm or secure manner, securely; in such a way as not to be moved [from 10th c.].
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Matter ejected from the stomach through the mouth, usually as a result of involuntary muscle contractions.
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To build is defined as to construct, create, establish or put together.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To cause (a tone, chord, etc.) to increase in loudness
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To keep oneself from doing, engaging in, or partaking of something; refrain:
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To regulate or prescribe food and drink for.
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To keep from injury, peril, or harm; protect.
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To keep in existence; sustain:
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Words Related to Eat

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To disturb; interrupt
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(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
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