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Portuguese translation of “eat”

eat

verb   /iːt/ (past tense ate, past participle eaten)
A1 to put food into your mouth and then swallow it
comer
Who ate all the cake ? Let’s have something to eat (= some food ).
A1 to have a meal
comer, almoçar, , jantar
We usually eat at about seven o’clock.
(Definition of eat verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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