chuck (something) down

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chuck (something) down

To eat something quickly. The puppy really chucked that food down—he must have been starving.
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chuck something down

Sl. to eat something very quickly. Don't just chuck your food down. Enjoy it! I'll be with you as soon as I chuck down this hamburger.
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It's hard when we've got a trolley and three kids and it's full, then it's chucking down - we can't park in parent and child (spaces) as they're full, too.
For the first time in Open history, a twotee start was allowed because of a dire weather forecast at Hoylake - and that allowed McIlroy to post a third-round 68 and begin his press conference before it started chucking down The grateful Ulsterman, struggling to be heard above the sound of the rain battering the press tent, said: "It's the second-best decision the R&A have made this year, the first being to bring The Open back to Royal Portrush.
Coming down the Alpe d'Huez it was chucking down with rain.
As new dawns go, it was like a Bank Holiday morning when you open the curtains and find it chucking down with rain.
If they, or any other nation, insist on the roof being open, despite whatever the British climate is chucking down, I suggest the following: start the closing mechanism until there is a gap of one metre.
You could take a friend or relative with you so I took my dad with me last Saturday, travelling to London first class (only pounds 15 more at the weekend for some free water) and stayed in a nice hotel (as opposed to horrible one, which there are many of in London) and set off Sunday morning in the chucking down rain to stand in a queue for an hour and a half before we were all let in.
An understanding about what we need to do when we go up to play Leeds in November and it is chucking down with rain and nearly called off and then it is not and the pitch changes, so what are we going to do then.
I probably prefer it chucking down with rain than playing in heat like that if I am honest.
WED Mumford and Sons Their unique take on alt-folk is a little too out there for many, but the beautiful sounds of this terrific band are a welcome tonic when the snow is chucking down outside.
The plan is for alcohol advertising and sports sponsorship to be banned, on the grounds that it somehow glorifies a pint of cheap nasty lager to have a football tournament named after it, that it impels the young and impressionable to start chucking down glasses of the stuff on account of there's a prestigious rugby tournament sponsored by a brewer.
It was chucking down with rain and we played with one striker, Paul Robinson.
My concern is that those who decide to "drink their vitamins" may do so thinking they're replacing the benefits they would have received from eating nutrient-dense fruits and vegetables just by chucking down a neon-colored drink.
But, if Jamie Oliver is to be believed, our school kids just waddle, given what they seem to enjoy chucking down their neck.