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How to Pronounce eat?

Correct pronunciation for the word "eat" is [ˈiːt], [ˈiːt], [ˈiː_t].

Definition of eat

  1. To take food; to gnaw; to taste. To eat one's terms, to study for the English bar, so said as the student has to eat so many dinners each term in the public hall of the legal body to which he attaches himself, before being reckoned to have completed it. To eat one's words, to take back or retract what has been uttered. To cat, eat in, or eat into, to wear away by gnawing or corrosion. To eat out, to consume.
  2. To bite or chew and swallow, as food; to corrode or gnaw away; to consume; to oppress; to enjoy; to feast.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Eat?

  • The personal forms of the verb "eat" in the present tense are:

  • 1st person singular: I eat

  • 2nd person singular: you eat

  • 3rd person singular: he/she/it eats

  • 1st person plural: we eat

  • 2nd person plural: you eat

  • 3rd person plural: they eat
  • What is the past tense of Eat?

  • The past tense forms of the verb "eat" are:

  • - I ate

  • - You ate

  • - He/She/It ate

  • - We ate

  • - You ate

  • - They ate
  • What is the adverb for eat?

    The adverb for the word "eat" is "eagerly" or "voraciously".

    What is the adjective for eat?

    The adjective form of the word "eat" is "edible".

    Usage over time for eat:

    This graph shows how "eat" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of eat?

    The plural form of the word "eat" is "eats"

    What is the singular form of eat?

    The singular form of the word "eat" is "eats"

    Synonyms for Eat:


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