feed (one's) face

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feed (one's) face

slang To eat a lot of food, especially quickly and in a short period of time. I have to leave for my four-hour meeting in 15 minutes, and I don't want to be hungry later, so I need to feed my face real quick before I head out. Sorry, I'm not hungry for dinner—I really fed my face at the luncheon earlier.
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feed one's face

Inf. to put food in one's mouth; to eat (something). You're always feeding your face. You're going to get fat. Stop feeding your face and listen to me.
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feed one's face

Also, stuff one's face. Eat greedily, overeat, as in When Dave comes home he's apt to feed his face, or She won't lose any weight if she keeps stuffing her face like that. [Slang; c. 1900]
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feed one’s face

tv. to put food in one’s mouth; to eat (something). You’re always feeding your face. You’re going to get fat.
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Thanks to my daughter buying me a bird station, I can now hang up a feeder or two in the back garden and see my little feathered friends feed their faces.
Instead of paying pounds 400 for your guests to feed their faces on chocolate then moan about the cost of dry-cleaning when they get it down their pure silk Gucci dress, place an extra large bar of chocolate half-hanging over a high shelf on a hot day (or next to a heater) and as the evening progresses, Bob's your uncle.
They should at least offer one to the person next to them or, failing that, go to the loo to feed their faces.
They then feed their faces in the streets and little park with fast food from multiple outlets and leave the place like a rubbish dump.