eating

eating

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of eating in English

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English

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈiːtɪŋ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈitɪŋ/, [ˈiɾɪŋ]
  • Hyphenation: eat‧ing

Etymology 1

Verb

eating

  1. present participle of eat

Adjective

eating (not comparable)

  1. Bred to be eaten.
  2. Suitable to be eaten without being cooked.

Derived terms

  • eating apple

Translations

Etymology 2

Noun

eating (countable and uncountable, plural eatings)

  1. The act of ingesting food.
  2. (informal, dialectal) Food; cooking, cuisine.
  3. The act of corroding or consuming some substance.

Synonyms

  • (ingesting food): dining, consuming, consumption

Derived terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • giante, ingate, tagine, tangie, teaing

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