Translation of eat up in Spanish:

eat up

  • 1v + o + adv, v + adv + o (finish) [meal/food] comerse eat it all up now! ¡cómetelo todo! she was eating him up with her eyes se lo comía con los ojos
  • 3v + adv + o (consume) [fuel/electricity] consumir, gastar these big cars really eat up gas estos coches grandes sí que tragan gasolina [familiar/colloquial]
  • 4v + o + adv (consume) [curiosity/ambition] consumir she's eaten up with envy la envidia la carcome, la consume la envidia jealousy is eating him up lo consumen or [familiar/colloquial] se lo comen los celos
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