Italian translation of 'ate'
past tense of verb
- of eat
Example Sentences Including 'ate'
I made a salad to go with the kebabs and broke open some beers and we sat on the floor and ate the food.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
She ate at the appointed cafés at the appointed hours, she walked the routes, rang the numbers, spoke the words.CHAMELEON (2002)
They all ate the lamb, even the servants in the dimly lit kitchen.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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Word forms: past tense ate, past participle eaten
mangiarewould you like sth to eat?
vuoi mangiare qc?we slowly ate our sandwiches
abbiamo mangiato lentamente i nostri paninito eat one's fill
mangiare a sazietàhe's eating us out of house and home (informal)
è un mangiapane a tradimentohe won't eat you (informal)
non ti mangia micawhat's eating you? (informal)
che cosa ti rode?to eat one's words (figurative)
rimangiarsi quello che si è detto
mangiarehe eats like a horse
mangia come un lupoI've got him eating out of my hand
pende dalle mie labbra,
fa tutto quello che voglio io
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 ate from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary