Die Übersetzung von "eat" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /iːt/ (past tense ate /et eit; (American) eit/, past participle eaten)

to (chew and) swallow; to take food

They are forbidden to eat meat
They ate up all the cakes
She was eating a chocolate biscuit.
eatable adjective (negative uneatable)

fit to be eaten

The meal was scarcely eatable.
eat into

to destroy or waste gradually

attaquer, ronger
Acid eats into metal
The school fees have eaten into our savings.
eat one’s words

to admit humbly that one was mistaken in saying something

(se) rétracter
I’ll make him eat his words!

(Die Übersetzung von "eat" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)