Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Polish translation of “eat”

eat

verb     /iːt/ (past tense ate, past participle eaten)
SWALLOW [I, T] A1 to put food into your mouth and then swallow it
jeść
Who ate all the cake? I haven't eaten since breakfast. Let's have something to eat (= some food).EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
MEAL [I] A1 to eat a meal
jeść
We usually eat in the kitchen. → See also have your cake and eat itEatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
(Definition of eat verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Eating, but you might be interested in these topics from the Eating and feeding topic area:

Definitions of “eat” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

closeness

the quality of knowing someone very well, liking them a lot, and wanting to spend a lot of time together

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More