eat out

verb

Definition of eat out

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to consume the herbage from especially to excess the marsh was badly eaten out by muskrats

  3. 2 slang :  to reprimand (a person) severely

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to eat away from home, especially at a restaurant we usually eat out on Thursdays

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