Translation of "eat" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] uk us /iːt/ (ate, eaten)

to put or take food into the mouth, chew (= crush with the teeth) it, and swallow it

Do you eat meat? 你吃肉吗?
When I've got a cold, I don't feel like eating. 我感冒时不爱吃饭。
We usually eat (= have a meal) at about 7 o'clock. 我们通常在7点前后吃饭。

(Translation of “eat” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)