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eat

1. tv. [for something] to bother or worry someone. Nothing’s eating me. I’m just the nervous type.
2. tv. to absorb the cost or expense of something. We’ll eat the costs on this one. It’s the least we can do.
3. tv. to perform oral sex on someone. (Usually objectionable.) She said she wanted to eat me!
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References in classic literature ?
These people don't eat such things, so perhaps on our way back they will let us get them.
Why, I'll let her eat my back fence, if she wants to.
She may also eat my wheelbarrow," added a pleasant looking Muffin.
But Toto and Billina can't be 'spected to go hungry when the town's full of good things they like to eat, 'cause they can't understand your stingy ways as I do.
But Unc Nunkie did not eat the bread; neither did he go directly to bed.
For instance, there is a tribe in the vicinity of Lake Rudolph that will eat no sheep or cattle, though its next neighbors do so.
Live things are much fresher and more wholesome than dead ones, and you humans eat all sorts of dead creatures.
You eat lambs and sheep and cows and pigs and even chickens.
It is the same whether a man eat, or drink, or cohabit, or sleep sensually.
He teaches how to eat, drink, cohabit, void excrement and urine, and the like, elevating what is mean, and does not falsely excuse himself by calling these things trifles.
In this world, even as children, we must accustom ourselves to eat of everything, for we never know what life may hold in store for us
You may be right," answered Pinocchio, "but I will not eat the pears if they are not peeled.
By these means, we doubt not but our reader may be rendered desirous to read on for ever, as the great person just above-mentioned is supposed to have made some persons eat.
They move in order to eat in order that they may keep moving.
You are one with a crowd of men who have made what they call a government, who are masters of all the other men, and who eat the food the other men get and would like to eat themselves.