eat eat  /ˈit/


  1. (v) take in solid food
  2. (v) eat a meal; take a meal
  3. (v) take in food; used of animals only
  4. (v) worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way
  5. (v) use up (resources or materials)
  6. (v) cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid

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  1. They're packed with protein and environmentally friendlier than other meat.
  2. Q A: With renewed focus on high-mercury tuna, one public-health expert says the real danger is that we're not eating enough fish.
  3. For eating disorder educators, the very language of the sites can provide invaluable hints into a troubled psyche.


  1. Fiber-rich grains tied to lower diabetes risk

    By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who eat a diet high in fiber-rich whole grains are less likely to develop diabetes or heart disease, according to a review of past studies. The analysis was conducted for the American Society for Nutrition. In a position statement, the group said evidence suggests foods with cereal fiber or mixtures of whole grains and bran are "modestly ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Eat pizza and help Madeline

    Madeline’s Milestones will host a weeklong fundraising event from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. from Monday, July 8 to Sunday, July 14 at Tony Roni’s, 4911 Township Line Road in Drexel Hill. Tony Roni’s will donate 10 percent of Madeline’s Milestones sales to the cause. Call 610-449-7664 or stop in the restaurant to place an order. Madeline’s Milestones was created after Madeline Bozzone was born with ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Springfield Press

  3. Eating Healthy Fats During Pregnancy May Reduce Baby's Autism Risk

    Women who eat certain types of "healthy fat" during pregnancy may reduce their risk of having a child with autism, a new study suggests.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: via Yahoo! News


  1. "It's pro bike racing, it's dog eat dog," Armstrong said. "One day you're the peace maker and the rational mind, and the next day you're taking advantage of every opportunity."
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Launch ambushes, land mines, raids and suicidal combats until you consume them as the lions and eat their prey," al-Zawahiri added.
    on Jan 5, 2007 By: Ayman al-Zawahri Source: FOX News

  3. "I'm sure you guys are going to eat this up a lot more than I am," Weaver said to reporters. "I don't consider it a no-hitter for me."
    on Jun 28, 2008 By: Jered Weaver Source: Los Angeles Times

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