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Usage examples for EATE

  1. In the Meane season while I was fed with dainty morsels, I gathered together my flesh, my skin waxed soft, my haire began to shine, and was gallant on every part, but such faire and comely shape of my body, was cause of my dishonour, for the Baker and Cooke marvelled to see me so slick and fine, considering I did eate no hay at all. – The Golden Asse by Lucius Apuleius
  2. In her dayes, Euery Man shall eate in safety, Vnder his owne Vine what he plants; and sing The merry Songs of Peace to all his Neighbours. – Henry-VIII by Shakespeare, William
  3. If the Warres eate vs not vppe, they will; and there's all the loue they beare vs Menen. – Coriolanus by Shakespeare, William
  4. If in Bed, tell hir, that my eyes can take no reste: If at Boorde, tell hir that my mouth can eate no meate: If at hir Virginals, tell hir, I can heare no mirth. – Spenser (English Men of Letters Series) by R. W. Church
  5. And thou wert the meekest man and the gentlest that ever eate in hall among ladies. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  6. They eate as many wolves, having eyes bigger then bellies; they are rare att it without noise. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  7. Bee merry; Conharrassan, give him to eate – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  8. And it fortuned while they eate and dranke together as signe of great amity there chanced a strange and dreadfull case: for there was a Hen which ran kackling about the yard, as though she would have layed an Egge. – The Golden Asse by Lucius Apuleius
  9. If you are bound or have a fit of ye Stone eate an ounce of Cassia new drawne, from ye poynt of a knife. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  10. Shee gave me to eate – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  11. The wildmen brought us more meate then we would, and as much fish as we might eate – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  12. Hee described also upon the same Sea, a mighty nation called Pocoughtronack, a fierce nation that did eate men and warred with the people of Moyaoncer, and Pataromerke, Nations upon the toppe of the heade of the Bay, under his territories, where the yeare before they had slain an hundred, he signified their crownes were shaven, long haire in the necke, tied on a knot, Swords like Pollaxes. – Captain John Smith by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  13. Now the good Gods forbid, That our renowned Rome, whose gratitude Towards her deserued Children, is enroll'd In Ioues owne Booke, like an vnnaturall Dam Should now eate vp her owne Sicin. – Coriolanus by Shakespeare, William
  14. They eate the best cakes that euer I sawe, and euery body generally eateth of them. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  15. The feast was made to eate all up. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  16. I passify them, the weather Cool, and nothing to eate but venison, the hunters killed three Deer to day. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough