eat (one's) lunch

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eat (one's) lunch

slang To defeat one. I've been practicing really hard because I refuse to let my nemesis eat my lunch again.
See also: eat, lunch

eat someone's lunch

Sl. to best someone; to defeat, outwit, or win against someone. (Like a school bully taking away children's lunches and eating them.) The upstart ABC Computer Company is eating IBM's lunch.
See also: eat, lunch

eat someone's lunch

see under eat someone alive.
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eat somebody’s ˈlunch

(American English, business) take away another company’s business or their share of the market: Unless we’re careful, foreign competitors will eat our lunch.
See also: eat, lunch

eat someone’s lunch

tv. to best someone; to defeat, outwit, or win against someone. (In the way that a school bully takes away children’s lunches and eats them at recess.) The upstart ABC Computer Company is eating IBM’s lunch.
See also: eat, lunch
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The source claimed that all the actors ride in normal production vans when they head to lunch, but Aniston has her own luxury SUV, her private trailer is parked miles away from the set, and she heads all the way back there each day to eat her lunch away from everyone else.
She had told a tribunal she used to eat her lunch in a toilet rather than sit with colleagues when the films were shown.