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English definition of “eat like a horse”

eat like a horse

informal
to always eat a lot of food : She's so thin yet she eats like a horse .Hungry and thirsty
(Definition of eat like a horse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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