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eating, present participle; eats, 3rd person singular present; eaten, past participle; ate, past tense;
  1. Put (food) into the mouth and chew and swallow it
    • - he was eating a hot dog
    • - eat up all your peas
    • - she watched her son as he ate
  2. Have (a meal)
    • - we ate dinner in a noisy cafe
  3. Have a meal in a restaurant

  4. Have a meal at home rather than in a restaurant

  5. Include (a particular food) in one's usual diet
    • - try to eat more high-fiber foods
  6. Follow a diet of a specified kind or quality
    • - she was very thin, although she was eating properly now
  7. Bother; annoy
    • - she knew what was eating him
  8. vulgar. Perform fellatio or cunnilingus on (someone)

  9. vulgar. Perform cunnilingus or anilingus on (someone)

  10. Absorb (financial loss or cost)

  1. Food or snacks
    • - people would stop for soft drinks or eats

  1. take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"
  2. 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"
  3. feed: take in food; used of animals only; "This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat"; "What do whales eat?"
  4. worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way; "What's eating you?"
  5. consume: 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"
  6. corrode: 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"
  7. EAT. (also known as EAT. Cafe) is a chain of sandwich shops with over 90 branches in the UK, the majority in London, with others in Birmingham, Brighton, Cambridge, Canterbury, London Heathrow Airport (Terminal 3 and 5), Gatwick Airport, Leicester, Manchester, Windsor, Oxford and Edinburgh.
  8. Eat were a British alternative rock band who were active in the late 1980s and early 1990s. They released two albums on The Cure's label Fiction. Although achieving reasonable success in the UK, the band failed to attract attention in the United States.
  9. Eat (1963) is a 45-minute American film created by Andy Warhol.
  10. Yo Gabba Gabba! is a children's television show currently airing on the Nick Jr. cable network in the United States and the Nick Jr. networks in the United Kingdom & Ireland, Italy and Australia as well as Treehouse TV network in Canada. ...
  11. Eating is the ingestion of food to provide for all humans and animals nutritional needs, particularly for energy and growth. Animals and other heterotrophs must eat in order to survive: carnivores eat other animals, herbivores eat plants, and omnivores consume a mixture of both. ...
  12. (Eaten(song)) Eaten is a song from Swedish Death metal band, Bloodbath. The song is from the album "Nightmares Made Flesh" and is one of the more popular tracks on the album.
  13. To consume (something solid or semi-solid, usually food) by putting it into the mouth and swallowing it; To consume a meal; To be eaten; To destroy, consume, or use up; To cause (someone) to worry; To take the loss in a transaction; To corrode or erode; To damage, destroy, or fail to ...
  14. (eaten) That has been consumed by eating
  15. (Eating) The fourth activity of daily living – Feeding oneself by getting food into the body from a receptacle (such as a plate, cup or table). It does not include preparation of meals.
  16. ((Eating)) For most patients, there is also a 3 to 4 day adjustment period in becoming comfortable in chewing with and cleaning around the expander. The good news is that once the adjustment period has passed, the appliance is very comfortable to wear. ...
  17. (EATING) According to the Traditions, Muhammadans have been enjoined by their Prophet to eat in God's name, to return thanks, to eat with their right hand, and with their shoes off, and to lick the plate when the meal is finished. The following are some of Muhammad's precepts on the subject: -
  18. (EATING) Satisfying your needs or 'hunger' in any area of life (sexual, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, etc. ...
  19. (Eating (and drinking)) The taking in (swallowing) of food and other nourishing material by the body.
  20. (Eating) (incorporates body image) -- does the patient have a balanced diet? Is there adequate calcium intake? Is the adolescent trying to lose weight, and (if so), is it in a healthy manner? How does he/she feel about his/her body? Has there been significant weight gain/loss recently?
  21. (Eating) Feeding yourself without assistance from a cup or plate or via a feeding tube or IV.
  22. (Eating) Food that was featured in my favorite fanfic
  23. (Eating) Throughout the story Flaubert's characters are constantly eating. From Emma's wedding to basic dinner's the characters always have plenty of food and how they eat reveals many characteristics about them. Charles' has horrible table manners, which reveal him to be unsophisticated. ...
  24. (Eating) To dream of eating alone, signifies loss and melancholy spirits. To eat with others, denotes personal gain, cheerful environments and prosperous undertakings. ...
  25. (Eating) food includes moving and is also allowed when the bacterium stays at its place.