Translation: from spanish

be a hearty eater

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  • hearty — [härt′ē] adj. heartier, heartiest [ME herti: see HEART & Y3] 1. extremely warm and friendly; most genial or cordial [a hearty welcome] 2. enthusiastic; wholehearted [hearty cooperation] 3 …   English World dictionary

  • eater — UK [ˈiːtə(r)] / US [ˈɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms eater : singular eater plural eaters 1) someone who eats in a particular way a messy/noisy eater a healthy/big/hearty eater (= someone who eats a lot): He s small, but he s a healthy eater. a …   English dictionary

  • eater — eat|er [ itər ] noun count 1. ) someone who eats in a particular way: a messy/noisy eater a healthy/big/hearty eater (=someone who eats a lot): He s small, but he s a healthy eater. a picky eater (=someone who does not like many foods): They have …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • eater — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ fish, fruit, meat, plant ▪ The bats live in the tropics and are fruit eaters. ▪ I am a meat eater but I am also an animal lover. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • hearty — adj. Hearty is used with these nouns: ↑appetite, ↑breakfast, ↑cheer, ↑chuckle, ↑congratulations, ↑eater, ↑fare, ↑handshake, ↑laugh, ↑laughter, ↑lunch, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Be good on the fang — be a hearty eater …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • trencherman — noun Date: 1590 1. a hearty eater 2. archaic hanger on, sponger …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trencher — /tren cheuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that digs trenches. 2. ditchdigger (def. 3). 3. a rectangular or circular flat piece of wood on which meat, or other food, is served or carved. 4. such a piece of wood and the food on it. 5. Archaic. food;… …   Universalium

  • Charles Domery — (c. 1778 – after 1800), also known as Charles Domerz, was a Polish soldier, noted for his unusually large appetite. Serving in the Prussian Army against France during the War of the First Coalition, he found that the rations of the… …   Wikipedia

  • be good on the fang — Australian Slang be a hearty eater …   English dialects glossary

  • knife and fork — n. hearty eater …   English contemporary dictionary

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