fill (one's) face

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fill (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 fill my face real quick before I head out. Sorry, I'm not hungry for dinner—I really filled my face at the luncheon earlier.
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fill one's face

 and stuff one's face
Sl. to eat food fast; to stuff food into one's face. Everytime I see you, you are stuffing your face. No wonder you're overweight!
See also: face, fill

fill one’s face

and stuff one’s face
tv. to eat food fast; to stuff food into one’s face. Slow down. Stop filling your face and talk to me. Everytime I see you, you are stuffing your face. No wonder you’re overweight!
See also: face, fill
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And help fight the growing problem of child obesity by encouraging kids to eat healthy diets instead of bribing them to fill their faces with junk food.