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

eat into sth

phrasal verb with eat /iːt/ verb [ I or T ] (ate, eaten)

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

消耗,花掉,耗費(金錢或時間)
The high cost of living in London is eating into my savings. 倫敦生活費用太高了,我的積蓄都花了不少了。

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