feast (up)on (something)

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feast (up)on (something)

To eat large quantities of something, usually with pleasure. The kids feasted on birthday cake and returned to us with frosting-stained faces.
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feast (up)on something

to eat a great deal of something; to eat a feast built around something in particular. We will feast upon turkey for weeks. We feasted on the fish Harry had caught.
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They are cheeky birds right from the start and that youngster popped out of the bush in the expectation that I was going to dig up some worms for it to feast upon.
Guests at the soiree will feast upon a variety of treats inspired by the cuisines of North Africa and the Americas - expertly prepared by chefs from the renowned Hare and Hound Pub of Landrum, SC.
Organic matter, a section of soil that contains decomposing plant or animal tissue, serves as a reservoir of nutrients that microbes can feast upon while they provide nitrogen to growing plants and sequester carbon.
Relax and unwind at their extravagant steam and sauna amenities, and feast upon their breakfast buffet and Holi themed dinner with brightly colored dishes inspired by the Festival of Colors at Al Badiya restaurant.
The event also included lifestyle exhibitions and live food stalls with a variety of delicacies to feast upon.
This Christmas, S4C is giving viewers yet more to feast upon over the festive period by launching its new on-demand box-sets service on the S4C Clic player.
When speaking to Claudia Winkleman, the pair admitted they would be performing their "trolls" dance again, joking it would be a "sophisticated" number for the audience to feast upon.
And not forgetting a trip to Irene's delightful horn workshop where you can craft your own special Scandinavian souvenirsand feast upon homemade mince pies and blueberry juice.
With an exciting mix of aromas and flavors, everybody will have something to feast upon. Meanwhile, the pet-friendly and chic alfresco market setup ensures that you and your furry friend can come along to enjoy the stroll and have a good time.
pages Since closing its gates in 2017 Mr Savage and his unholy army have been devising new ways to scare the life out of you and feast upon your soul.
Of course, a princess-themed party would not be complete without sumptuous sweets for children to feast upon, as seen in a pastry bar.
You can feast upon a meal of fresh seafood, Italian homemade dishes, burgers and of course the traditional oriental food.
ITV4 then, to feast upon more delightful Champion/McCoist badinage.
A few captivating flowers that attract these beautiful and helpful creatures are: * Lucky Star Pentas -- Provides butterflies summer-long flower clusters in eye-catching colours * Copper Prince Ornamental Millet -- This thriller makes a dramatic statement with foxtail plumes that birds feast upon * SuperBlue Lavender -- A deeply colourful and fragrant bee magnet Gardening helps you relax and decompress.
Few see it as a chance to feast upon their favourite delicacies in compensation for going without food during the day.