Definition of eater in English:

eater

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Pronunciation: /ˈiːtə
 
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noun

1 [with adjective or noun modifier] A person or animal who consumes food in a specified way or of a specified kind: I’m still a big 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.
2British informal An eating apple.

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