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See definition of eat dirt on Dictionary.com
  • as incringe
  • as ineat crow
  • as infall
  • as ingrovel

synonyms for eat dirt

  • cower
  • kneel
  • quiver
  • tremble
  • wince
  • blench
  • crawl
  • crouch
  • dodge
  • duck
  • grovel
  • quail
  • shrink
  • shy
  • start
  • stoop
  • draw back
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antonyms for eat dirt

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  • face
  • meet
  • stretch
  • come forward
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    How to use eat dirt in a sentence

    You see Squinty, like most little pigs, thought more of something to eat than of anything else.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    Jean clung to his English nurse, who played the fascinating game of pretending to eat his hand.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    I mean it is well my mother is ill, and doesn't wish to eat, for there would be nothing for her, if she did.
    ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
    Many of his bird neighbors,p. 31 for instance, liked the same things to eat that he did.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
    That was because he was hungry, you see, but pigs nearly always eat fast, as though they were continually in a hurry.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    But there was nothing in the trough to eat, as yet, and the box seemed quite lonesome, for Squinty was all alone.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    He walked first to one side, and then the other, rooting in the dirt with his funny, rubbery nose.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    Haggard was in a state of suppressed excitement, and he couldn't eat a mouthful.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    They've let us keep our rooms on, up to now, but for two days they've not given us anything to eat.
    ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
    Then a shower of dirt flew into their faces and both Jolly Robin and his wife tumbled over backward.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO EAT DIRT

    • blench
    • cower
    • crawl
    • crouch
    • dodge
    • draw back
    • duck
    • eat dirt
    • grovel
    • kneel
    • quail
    • quiver
    • shrink
    • shy
    • start
    • stoop
    • tremble
    • wince
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.