German translation of eating
Example Sentences Including 'eating'
I walked to Customs where a large pot-bellied officer with the bottom four buttons of his tunic open finished eating.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
In a week, she'll have every man she comes in contact with eating out of her hand.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He kept to himself, eating alone, wary of forming friendships, conscious that his role made him a figure of some suspicion.AMAGANSETT (2004)
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Word forms:ate, past tense eaten, past participle
transitive verb, intransitive verb
⇒ to eat one's breakfast
⇒ to eat one's lunch/dinner
zu Mittag/Abend essen
⇒ he was forced to eat his words
er musste alles zurücknehmen
⇒ he won't eat you(informal)
er wird dich schon nicht fressen (inf)
⇒ what's eating you?(informal)
was hast du denn?
⇒ I haven't eaten for ages
ich habe schon ewig nichts mehr gegessen
Example Sentences Including 'eat'
He was starting to eat the second fish, beginning with the tail.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
At lunchtime the streets began to fill with people looking for something to eat.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Coming to the hotel, taking me out to eat -- neither was necessary.CHAMELEON (2002)
Translation of eating from the Collins English to German Dictionary
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