Synonyms of 'eat'
1 consumeDictionary, swallow, chewShe was eating a sandwich.
Andrew would consume nearly two pounds of cheese per day.
Polly took a bite of the apple, chewed and swallowed it.
I scoffed the lot!
She devoured half an apple pie.
tuck into (informal)
He gobbled all the beef stew.
polish off (informal)
have a meal
He dines alone most nights.
The cows stopped feeding.
Guests mingled in the gardens, sipped wine, and noshed at cabaret tables.
chow down (slang)
eat into something
related mania phagomania
subject word lists
One should eat to live, and not live to eat – L'Avare]
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Thesaurus for eat from the Collins English Thesaurus
When you eat something, you put it into your mouth, chew it, and swallow it.