Part of speech:
The act by which something is devoured.
Forage is defined as to feed or to search for something, especially food.
To wear a sailing vessel
The act of eating breakfast.
The sound or action of one who munches.
The act of one who swallows.
The definition of gluttony is eating too much.
The process by which food is broken down into simple chemical compounds that can be absorbed and used as nutrients or eliminated by the body. In most animals, nutrients are obtained from food by the action of digestive enzymes. In humans and other higher vertebrates, digestion takes place mainly in the small intestine. In protists and some invertebrates, digestion occurs by phagocytosis.
To escape or pass out:
To deplete is defined as to diminish or use up the supply of something.
(Intransitive) To be affected with the parasitic fungus called rust.
To destroy a metal or alloy gradually, especially by oxidation or chemical action:
Taste is defined as to try a food or drink or to notice the flavor of something.
To destroy violently; ruin
To eat lunch
The definition of ingest is to consume or absorb food or information.
To swallow greedily or rapidly in large amounts:
To feed on growing grasses and herbage.
To eat gluttonously or devour greedily.
(Intransitive) To produce excessive anxiety or worry.
To eat into; corrode:
To break up or spoil completely; ruin
Absorb means to soak up.
To break up the quiet or serenity of; agitate (what is quiet or still)
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To fatigue or spend emotionally or physically:
To waste or squander
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To reduce (solid matter) to liquid form; melt.
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
To eat too much or too quickly
(Informal) To consume rapidly or voraciously
To appreciate fully; enjoy or relish:
To eat or indulge in something excessively.
To be in a specified condition or position; get on; go through an experience
The definition of browse means to look at someone or something casually.
To ruminate is to think seriously or deeply about something.
To think over and arrange methodically in the mind; to reduce to a plan or method; to receive in the mind and consider carefully; to get an understanding of; to comprehend.
To clear something from (the teeth) in this way
To adhere or conform to; keep:
To maintain throughout; to keep intact.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
(Intransitive) To die because of lack of food or of not eating.
In a dissipated, immoderate way:
Diet means to change food intake to lose weight.
The definition of abstain is choosing to not do something.
To increase in volume or loudness
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To vomit is to eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth.
To worry or trouble, esp. with petty annoyances; harass, pester, etc.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
(Informal) To eat up quickly
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