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Synonyms for eaten-up

Verb

1. eat up, finish, polish off, eat
usage: finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table; "She polished off the remaining potatoes"
2. consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, run through, wipe out, spend, expend, drop
usage: 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"
3. immerse, swallow, swallow up, bury, eat up, enclose, inclose, shut in
usage: enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"

Adjective

1. devoured, eaten up(predicate), eaten (vs. uneaten)
usage: destroyed or wasted as if by eating; "forests devoured by flame"; "an inheritance eaten up by debt"
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