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tuck in/tuck into sth

UK informal
phrasal verb with tuck uk   us   /tʌk/ verb [T usually + adv/prep]
to start eating something eagerly: Judging by the way they tucked into their dinner, they must have been very hungry. There's plenty of food, so please tuck in.
Translations of “tuck in/tuck into sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 盡情地吃,痛快地吃…
in Russian приступать (к еде)…
in Turkish iştahla yemek/atıştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尽情地吃,痛快地吃…
in Polish zabierać się za coś…
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