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eat

verb [I or T]
 
 
/iːt/ (ate, eaten)
to put or take food into the mouth, chew (= crush with the teeth) it, and swallow it
Do you eat meat?
你吃肉嗎?
When I've got a cold, I don't feel like eating.
我感冒時沒有食慾。
We usually eat (= have a meal) at about 7 o'clock.
我們通常在七點前後吃飯。
EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
Translations of “eat”
in Korean 먹다, 식사를 하다…
in Arabic يَأْكُل, يَتناوَل الطعام…
in French manger…
in Italian mangiare…
in Russian есть, питаться…
in Turkish yemek, yemek yemek…
in Polish jeść…
in Spanish comer…
in Portuguese comer, almoçar, jantar…
in German essen…
in Catalan menjar…
in Japanese 食べる, 食事をする…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吃…
(Definition of eat from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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