Translation of "eat into sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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eat into sth

phrasal verb with eat uk /iːt/ us /iːt/ verb [ I or T ] ate, eaten

to use or take away a large part of something valuable, such as money or time

The high cost of living in London is eating into my savings. 伦敦生活费用太高了,我的积蓄都花出去不少了。

(Translation of “eat into sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)