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eater

Pronunciation: /ˈiːtər; ˈiːtə(r)/

Translation of eater in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • I'm a big eater como mucho she's a big eater es muy comilona or comelona, come mucho we're big meat eaters comemos mucha carne, somos muy carnívoros [humorous/humorístico] I'm a fussy eater soy muy maniático or remilgoso or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) mañoso para comer
    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.

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