all-you-can-eat

adjective

Definition of all-you-can-eat

:providing an unlimited amount of food for a fixed price
  • Casa Bonita is, at $8.29, a great value for an all-you-can-eat deluxe Mexican dinner.
  • —Sally StichSunsetAugust 1994
  • {psl}figurative{/psl} Back in December, when … Internet providers went to all-you-can-eat pricing, it caused overloads and brownouts on phone systems from Washington to San Francisco.
  • —Holman W. Jenkins, Jr., Wall Street Journal22 Oct. 1997

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First Known Use of all-you-can-eat

1940


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