Eating and Drinking Vocabulary
Eating and Drinking Vocabulary:
Meaning: Eat slowly and gently with small bites.
Example: She nibbled some cheese and crackers before lunch
Meaning: This word is commonly used in eating and drinking vocabulary that expresses to eat small portion of the food throughout the whole day.
Example: Jam was grazing on chips all noon
Meaning: To hold and cut some piece of food with teeth directly to eat. You can use this word for such food items that can be hold in hand and keep enough size to put in mouth to cut it with front teeth like pizza, sandwich, cookie, cake, etc.
Example: She gulped the pizza in few bites
Meaning: To chew something in a noisy way
Example: She is munching snacks.
Meaning: To eat something in a hungry way
Example: She scarfed down my pizza when I was in washroom.
Meaning: To eat greedily
Example: She devoured three sandwiches in a while.
Meaning: Too much hungry
Example: Many NGOs are working to feed starving children in poor regions.
Meaning: To eat and swallow some food very quickly and in a large quantity
Example: Zaki told him not to gulp his sandwich.
Meaning: To take food into stomach through mouth
Example: Always chew your food well before swallowing it.
Meaning: To drink a large amount of (liquid food such as bear, juice) quickly
Example: She quaffed three pint of ale at pub.
Meaning: To cut food into pieces using teeth before swallowing it
Example: It looks very bad to chew food with open mouth.
Meaning: to take some food or liquid into mouth with the help of tongue, to touch a tongue on something to get its taste
Example: She licked her fingers after taking meal with hands.
Meaning: to drink some liquid such as bear or ale very quickly and in a large amount, to drink greedily
Example: She guzzled three glass of soda after lunch.
Meaning: to become unable to breath freely when something like food gets stuck in throat that cause stoppage in breathing
Example: Guzzling a glass of liquor continually can cause choking.
Meaning: The liquid or food that comes out from stomach through mouth due to sickness or some other reason
Example: blood vomiting caused her death.
Meaning: To chew something in a noisy way, to chew food that causes noise
Example: She was munching cookies during class time.
Meaning: to chew food to make it more soften
Example: The goats were masticating their food.
Meaning: loud sound of something being crushed under teeth, to chew food with crushing noise
Example: She crunched a packet of crispy chips.
Meaning: to drink or eat some food with a sucking sound, a sucking noise while eating or drinking like a sip of tea
Example: Usually many people slurp tea from a cup.
Meaning: To throw or eject food or something from the mouth, to throw saliva out from mouth as an expression of contempt
Example: She spited the morsel when she observed crunching sound of something from it.
Meaning: eat a lot or eat greedily
Example: She always remains in search of party to pig out some special meal.
Meaning: (a slang) an unhealthy and casual meal, expression for disapproval for meal
Example: I asked you to prepare lunch not a dog’s breakfast.
Eat like a bird
Meaning: to eat very little, to eat a small portion of food
Example: She eats like a bird in school parties.
Eat like a horse
Meaning: to eat a lot
Example: He ate like a horse on my wedding party.