noun[with adjective or noun modifier]
A person or animal that consumes food in a specified way or of a specified kind: I’m still a big eater it was a good place to dine if you were a fish eater
More example sentences
- It revealed whoever made it was not a great vegetable eater but consumed large amounts of meat and grain.
- Canadians are ‘big eaters,’ with meat portions in particular dominating the Canadian meal.
- As a big and fussy eater, I found the whole thing tortuous.
Definition of eater in:
- The British & World English dictionary