stoke up on/with sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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stoke up on/with sth

phrasal verb with stoke uk   /stəʊk/  us   /stoʊk/ verb [I or T] (also stoke up)
to ​eat a lot of a ​particularfood in ​order to ​avoidfeelinghungry or ​weaklater: As it was a ​coldmorning, she ​stoked up on ​bacon, ​eggs, and ​beans on ​toast.
(Definition of stoke up on/with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 大吃,饱餐一顿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大吃,飽餐一頓…
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