eat (one's) fill

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eat (one's) fill

To eat enough that one is satisfied or no longer hungry. We have plenty of mashed potatoes, so be sure to eat your fill!
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eat (one's) fill

to eat as much as one can hold; to eat as much as one wants. Please eat your fill. There's plenty for everyone.
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References in classic literature ?
A few minutes later he came suddenly upon Bara, the deer, asleep beneath a tree, and as Tarzan was hungry he made a quick kill, and squatting beside his prey proceeded to eat his fill.
He had come to eat his fill without labor--Tarzan had told him that that should be his reward, and he was satisfied.
Talking easily, he filled a trencher with bread and meats, poured wine and told Nick to eat his fill.
You've heard of the very hungry caterpillar, but here is a lion who cannot seem to ever eat his fill.
Not only does he get to eat his fill of a tasty meal every day but he also gets a whole host of employee benefits.