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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The little calf always remained standing like one which was eating, and the cow-herd said: 'It will soon run by itself, just look how it eats already!' At night when he was going to drive the herd home again, he said to the calf: 'If you can stand there and eat your fill, you can also go on your four legs; I don't care to drag you home again in my arms.' But the little peasant stood at his door, and waited for his little calf, and when the cow-herd drove the cows through the village, and the calf was missing, he inquired where it was.
One of the first Punjabi phrases I learnt was ruj ke khao - eat your fill,' he said.
From the cheap and cheerful balti, where you can eat your fill for a tenner, to gourmet feasts and world-beating cuisine, Birmingham is a city that holds its own when it comes to eating out.
Paleo encourages you to eat your fill of meat, fish and eggs, accompanied by fresh fruit and veg.
The restaurant boasts a sumptuous buffet, with several cooking stations, namely falafel, kunaafa (cheese pastry soaked in sweet syrup), shawarma and naan bread -- where you can eat your fill of mezzah, grills and rice dishes, as well as choose from an array of tasty desserts.
As long as you have the stomach for scavenging in supermarkets' bins you can eat your fill for nothing.
You have about six weeks until the season ends; why not eat your fill in that time and then curb your appetite for asparagus until next year when it will taste even better?
REMEMBER fruit and vegetables are virtually fat-free - with the exception of avocado and coconut - so you can eat your fill of them.
EATING OUT: Most hotels provide extensive buffets every night of the week where you can eat your fill for as little as dollars 4 per head.