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gobble sth up

informal
phrasal verb with gobble uk   /ˈɡɒb.l̩/  us   /ˈɡɑː.bl̩/ verb
to gobble to use a lot of your supply of something, usually money: The mounting legal costs quickly gobbled up their savings.
Translations of “gobble sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大口吞食, 狼吞虎嚥, 很快地用掉(通常指錢)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大口吞食, 狼吞虎咽, 很快地用掉(通常指钱)…
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