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eat like a horse

To eat large quantities of food. Kim is staying for dinner, and she eats like a horse, so you better make some extra food.
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eat like a horse

Fig. to eat large amounts of food. No wonder he's so fat. He eats like a horse. John works like a horse and eats like a horse, so he never gets fat.
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eat like a horse

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If someone eats like a horse, they eat a lot because they have a large appetite. When Kelly is on medication, he eats like a horse.
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eat like a horse

eat heartily and greedily.
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eat like a ˈhorse

eat very large quantities of food: My brother eats like a horse but never puts on any weight.
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