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To eat a lot or too much - thesaurus

Synonyms

feast on

to eat a lot of a particular food with enjoyment

feast

verb

to eat and drink a lot on a special occasion

binge

verb

to do too much of something you enjoy, especially eating

overeat

verb

to eat more food than your body needs

overdose

verb

informal to eat, drink, read, watch etc too much of anything

go through

to use, spend, or eat all of something, especially quickly

gorge

verb

informal to eat or drink so much of something that you cannot eat or drink any more

mainline

verb

informal to do, eat, or take too much of something

put away

informal to eat or drink a lot of something

pack away

informal to eat a large quantity of food

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binge and purge

to eat too much and then force yourself to vomit, especially because you are suffering from bulimia

eat like a horse

to eat a lot

eat someone out of house and home

to eat too much of someone’s food when you are a guest in their house

feed your face

to eat a lot

make a pig of yourself

to eat far too much food at one time

OD

verb

informalhumorous to eat, drink, or do too much of something

pig

verb

informal to eat an extremely large amount of food at one time

pig out

informal to eat an extremely large amount of food

scarf

verb

Americaninformal to scoff food

scoff

verb

Britishinformal to eat a lot of something very quickly

splurge

verb

informal to eat a lot of nice food

stuff yourself/your face

to fill yourself with food until you are not hungry or feel ill

tuck away

Britishinformal to eat a lot of something quickly, because you like it or because you are hungry

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