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1. eat up  (verb) 
use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"

  More Specific:
run out - exhaust the supply of
drain - deplete of resources
indulge / luxuriate - enjoy to excess
burn off / burn / burn up - use up (energy)
spend - spend completely
run down / exhaust / play out / sap / tire - deplete

  More Generic:
    spend     expend     drop

  Verb Group:
    take     occupy     use up

2. eat up  (verb) 
finish eating all the food on one''s plate or on the table; "She polished off the remaining potatoes"

  Also known as: finish, polish off

  More Specific:
tuck in / tuck away / put away - eat up

  More Generic:

3. eat up  (verb) 
enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"

  Also known as: immerse, swallow, swallow up, bury

  More Generic:
    enclose     inclose     shut in


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