gobble down

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gobble down

To eat something very quickly and eagerly. A noun or pronoun can be used between "gobble" and "down." Now that the baby is eating solid food, she just gobbles down anything we put in front of her.
See also: down, gobble

gobble something down

to eat something very fast, swallowing large chunks. The dog gobbled the meat down in seconds. The cat gobbled down the sardines.
See also: down, gobble

gobble down

v.
To eat something completely and in haste, especially by swallowing large amounts at a time: The family gobbled down the peach pie. I was so hungry that when they gave me food, I gobbled it down.
See also: down, gobble
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Jalal, meanwhile, could be seen gobbling down one of his favourite dishes, the Pomegranate Chicken Liver.
"Experiences, stories and food" is the slogan for the night and it sums up what people on the island like doing best, sharing tales while gobbling down yummy treats.
Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar while hearing the case asked PSO s counsel whereabouts of company CEO and remarked that CEO is off after gobbling down Rs.3.7m monthly salaries.
The Coral-Eclipse looks set to go off at 2.10 next Saturday so you better get used to gobbling down your cornflakes and getting down to the bookies pronto.
In one video , she was seen enjoying a walk with her excitable puppy while another saw him gobbling down food.
After gobbling down our salads, we were served Brazilian garlic bread and cheese bread.
[USA], Nov 25 (ANI): You may want to rethink gobbling down those potato fries that have been sitting out at your next picnic as according to a team of researchers, the disease-carrying potential of flies may be greater than previously thought.
Summary: A Japanese study associates gobbling down your meals with a host of health problems including obesity and heart attacks
They flew relentlessly, scores of them, banking sharply, up and down this narrow strip of water, between the Riverstones and the tiny remnant of the Wildwood on its leg-breakingly steep bank on the other shore, gobbling down thousands of midges between them while still in mid-air.
A MISCHIEVOUS puppy who had emergency surgery after gobbling down a pack of sharp cable clips started chewing on his drip wire after he regained consciousness.
Meanwhile, I left feeling like a kid gobbling down a Morinaga waffle stuffed with ice cream and chocolate shards, as this is the selection they offer for dessert.
Over the course of 10 years, the supermassive black hole powering a once-brilliant quasar seems to have stopped gobbling down gas.
The news of whale shark gobbling down Japanese ship crew was widely shared across social media channels.
Thousands of cheering Spaniards in Madrid saw in 2014 by gobbling down twelve grapes -- one with each clock chime -- in a New Year tradition.
A THRIFTY taxidermist is ditching the traditional Christmas turkey this year and gobbling down on organic roadkill instead.