gobble sth up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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gobble sth up

phrasal verb with gobble uk   /ˈɡɒb.l̩/  us   /ˈɡɑː.bl̩/ verb
to ​gobble to use a lot of ​yoursupply of something, usually ​money: The ​mountinglegalcostsquicklygobbled up ​theirsavings.
(Definition of gobble sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gobble sth up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大口吞食, 狼吞虎咽, 很快地用掉(通常指钱)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大口吞食, 狼吞虎嚥, 很快地用掉(通常指錢)…
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