Thesaurus / eats


It also has an enemy, a small worm that forms in its body and gradually eats it up.ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The prophet eats the book, and receives further instructions: the office of a watchman.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The horn worm, if large, eats the leaves in the finest part of them, frequently destroying half of a leaf.TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Mademoiselle Marthe eats elegantly, without any ado or any noise, just like a grown-up lady.CHILD LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYANATOLE FRANCE
De table was set out in de yard under de trees, an' you ain't never seed de like of eats.SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESVARIOUS
If fifteen cows is browsing on a hillside, how many of them eats with their heads pointed the same direction?ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
Thus the elephant neither sucks, eats, or drinks, like other quadrupeds.BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
However great the appetite of the elephant, he eats with moderation, and his taste for cleanliness gets the better of his wants.BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
But Violet still lives in the gentleman's field, eats nice grass, goes easy journeys, and is plump and happy.ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
Hlakanyana also eats all the meat in the pot, and smears fat on the mouth of a sleeping old man.NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUSJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS


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