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scarf

verb

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to swallow or eat greedily
  • the college students scarfed the entire contents of the care package in one sitting

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The first known use of scarf was in the 15th century

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“Scarf.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scarf. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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