to burn sth to a crisp / cinder
/bˈɜːn ˌɛstˌiːˈeɪtʃ tʊ ɐ kɹˈɪsp ɔːɹ sˈɪndɚ/
(of food) to be burned completely, due to being cooked too much or for too long
to eat like a horse / pig
/ˈiːt lˈaɪk ɐ hˈɔːɹs pˈɪɡ/
to eat an excessive amount of food
to eat sb out of house and home
/ˈiːt ˌaʊɾəv hˈaʊs ænd hˈoʊm/
to eat so much of food available in someone's house so that there is little or none left
to feed one's face
/fˈiːd wˈʌnz fˈeɪs/
to eat more food than one's body needs or can handle
to make a pig of oneself
/mˌeɪk ɐ pˈɪɡ ʌv wʌnsˈɛlf/
to eat to excess
to put the (old) feedbag on
/pˌʊt ðə ˈoʊld fˈiːdbæɡ ˈɑːn/
to start eating a meal
to eat / drink (to) one's fill
/ˈiːt dɹˈɪŋk tʊ wˈʌnz fˈɪl/
to eat or drink to the point where one cannot keep eating or drinking anymore
to eat like a bird
/ˈiːt lˈaɪk ɐ bˈɜːd/
to have a very little desire to eat
to reach one's nostrils
/ɹˈiːtʃ wˈʌnz nˈɑːstɹəlz/
(of odors or smells) to travel through the air and being detected by someone's sense of smell
to grab a bite (to eat)
/ɡɹˈæb ɐ bˈaɪt tʊ ˈiːt/
to quickly make a meal for oneself, often due to a time constraint
cast-iron stomach
/kˈæstˈaɪɚn stˈʌmək/
the ability to eat a wide variety of foods without experiencing digestive problems
square meal
/skwˈɛɹ mˈiːl/
a meal that is complete and satisfying
to get a taste for sth
/ɡɛt ɐ tˈeɪst fɔːɹ ˌɛstˌiːˈeɪtʃ/
to develop a liking for a particular type of cuisine or dish after trying it
cup of joe
/kˈʌp ʌv dʒˈoʊ/
used to refer to a cup of coffee
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