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  • adverb in a gluttonous manner
    • this man eats gluttonously!

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  • noun a person who is devoted to eating and drinking to excess
    trencherman; glutton; gourmand.

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  • adverb in the manner of someone who is very hungry
    • he pounced on the food hungrily

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  • adjective satellite not conforming to dietary laws
    terefah; tref.

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A large cup or deep saucer, containing fatty matter in which a wick is placed, -- used for public illuminations, as at St. Peter's, in Rome. Called also padelle.

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  • noun (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
  • noun the rate of some repeating event

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  • adverb in a sparing manner; without overindulgence
    • he ate and drank abstemiously
    • indulged temperately in cocktails

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  • noun wolflike yellowish-brown wild dog of Australia
    warragal; warrigal; Canis dingo.

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  • adverb in an eagerly voracious manner
    • she reads voraciously

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  • noun (Yiddish) a baked or fried turnover filled with potato or meat or cheese; often eaten as a snack

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  • adjective satellite suggestive of sexual impropriety
    blue; naughty; juicy; racy; spicy; risque; gamey.
    • a blue movie
    • blue jokes
    • he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details
    • a juicy scandal
    • a naughty wink
    • naughty words
    • racy anecdotes
    • a risque story
    • spicy gossip
  • adjective satellite (used of the smell of meat) smelling spoiled or tainted
    high; gamey.

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  • noun someone who performs dangerous stunts to attract attention to himself
    hot dog.
  • noun a frankfurter served hot on a bun
    hot dog; red hot.

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  • adverb in the manner of someone who is very hungry
    • he pounced on the food hungrily

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To degenerate. Obs. "Degendering to hate." Spenser.
He degenereth into beastliness. Joye.

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  • noun the flesh of horses as food

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  • noun early-flowering perennial of southern and southeastern Europe with flower heads resembling those of goldenrod
    Aster linosyris; goldilocks aster; Linosyris vulgaris.

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  • noun the quantity contained in a plate

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  • noun a long thin fluffy scarf of feathers or fur
    feather boa.
  • noun any of several chiefly tropical constrictors with vestigial hind limbs

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  • noun the temporal end; the concluding time
    finish; finis; finale; close; stopping point; conclusion.
    • the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell
    • the market was up at the finish
    • they were playing better at the close of the season
  • noun the last or lowest in an ordering or series
    • he was the last to leave
    • he finished an inglorious last

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  • adverb in a greedy manner
    avariciously; covetously.

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  • noun small intestines of hogs prepared as food
    chitlings; chitterlings.

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  • noun legendary friend of Gilgamish

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  • noun a hamburger with melted cheese on it

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  • adverb in an absentminded or preoccupied manner
    inattentively; absently; abstractedly.
    • he read the letter absently

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  • adverb in a frugal manner
    • in villages, the new pipeline marks the end of water as a precious liquid, to be dispensed frugally, weighed out drop by drop

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  • noun (Greek mythology) the supreme god until Zeus dethroned him; son of Uranus and Gaea in ancient Greek mythology; identified with Roman Saturn

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  • noun small flat mass of chopped food
  • noun small pie or pasty

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  • adjective satellite suggestive of companionship
    • a companionable pet

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  • noun a branch of the Indo-Iranian family of languages

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  • noun a reddish brown homespun fabric
  • adjective satellite of brown with a reddish tinge

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  • noun any of numerous extinct terrestrial reptiles of the Mesozoic era

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  • noun small croquette of mashed chick peas or fava beans seasoned with sesame seeds

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  • noun the civil and religious leader of a Muslim state considered to be a representative of Allah on earth
    khalifah; caliph; kalif; kaliph; calif.
    • many radical Muslims believe a Khalifah will unite all Islamic lands and people and subjugate the rest of the world

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  • noun brittle flat bread eaten at Passover
    matzoh; unleavened bread; matzah.

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  • noun four people considered as a unit
    quartette; quartet.
    • he joined a barbershop quartet
    • the foursome teed off before 9 a.m.
  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one
    tetrad; quaternity; quadruplet; Little Joe; IV; four; quaternion; quatern; quaternary; quartet; 4.

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  • noun a short electromagnetic wave (longer than infrared but shorter than radio waves); used for radar and microwave ovens and for transmitting telephone, facsimile, video and data
  • noun kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it; heat results from the absorption of energy by the water molecules in the food
    microwave oven.

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  • noun migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae
  • noun hardwood from any of various locust trees

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  • noun terrestrial plant-eating insect with hind legs adapted for leaping
  • noun a cocktail made of creme de menthe and cream (sometimes with creme de cacao)

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  • noun a farewell remark
    good-by; adieu; adios; so long; good-bye; arrivederci; sayonara; auf wiedersehen; goodbye; bye-bye; goodby; bye; good day; au revoir.
    • they said their good-byes

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  • adverb in a refined manner
    • she nibbled daintily at her cake
  • adverb in a delicate manner
    • the invitation cards were written up daintily in white and gold

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  • adjective deficient in amount or quality or extent
    stingy; scrimpy; meager; meagre.
    • meager resources
    • meager fare
  • adverb to a meager degree or in a meager manner
    sparingly; meagrely; slenderly.
    • these voices are meagerly represented at the conference
    • the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources

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  • adverb in a plucky manner
    • he was seen by a shepherd, gamely negotiating a particularly tricky section of the mountain road to San Doloroso

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  • noun very hard unsalted biscuit or bread; a former ship's staple
    ship biscuit; sea biscuit; pilot bread; pilot biscuit.
  • noun a mountain mahogany

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  • noun (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina
    Kore; Cora; Despoina.

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  • noun sausage containing ground liver
    liver sausage; liver pudding.

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  • noun the commercially bred hairless white caterpillar of the domestic silkworm moth which spins a cocoon that can be processed to yield silk fiber; the principal source of commercial silk
  • noun larva of a saturniid moth; spins a large amount of strong silk in constructing its cocoon
    wild wilkworm; giant silkworm.

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  • adverb out of a sense of duty; in a dutiful manner
    • he dutifully visited his mother every Sunday

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  • noun a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients
    burger; beefburger.
  • noun beef that has been ground
    ground beef.

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  • noun a passage with access only at one end
    dead end; cul de sac.

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  • noun flat pancake-like bread cooked on a griddle

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  • noun a person eating a meal (especially in a restaurant)
  • noun a passenger car where food is served in transit
    buffet car; dining car; dining compartment.

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  • adverb to a meager degree or in a meager manner
    meagrely; slenderly; meagerly.
    • these voices are meagerly represented at the conference
    • the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources

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  • noun founder of Buddhism; worshipped as a god (c 563-483 BC)
    Buddha; Gautama; Gautama Buddha; Gautama Siddhartha.

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  • noun one appointed to represent a city or university or corporation in business transactions

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  • noun brittle flat bread eaten at Passover
    matzo; matzoh; unleavened bread.

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  • noun a quiet plodding workhorse
    farm horse.

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  • noun (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Mexican descent
    greaser; wetback.
  • noun a tortilla rolled cupped around a filling

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  • noun the larva of the housefly and blowfly commonly found in decaying organic matter

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  • adjective satellite blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts
    • puffy off-shore winds
    • gusty winds

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  • noun doglike nocturnal mammal of Africa and southern Asia that feeds chiefly on carrion

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  • noun beaten eggs or an egg mixture cooked until just set; may be folded around e.g. ham or cheese or jelly

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  • noun small wolf native to western North America
    prairie wolf; Canis latrans; brush wolf.
  • noun someone who smuggles illegal immigrants into the United States (usually across the Mexican border)

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  • adverb to a meager degree or in a meager manner
    sparingly; slenderly; meagerly.
    • these voices are meagerly represented at the conference
    • the area is slenderly endowed with natural resources

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  • noun the founder of a family
    father; sire.
    • keep the faith of our forefathers
  • noun person from an earlier time who contributed to the tradition shared by some group
    • our forefathers brought forth a great nation

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  • adverb in a levelheaded manner
    • the answers were healthily individual

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  • noun someone who engages in drinking bouts
    drunken reveller; drunken reveler; bacchant.
  • noun a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus

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  • noun a person who is celebrating
    celebrater; celebrator.
  • noun an officiating priest celebrating the Eucharist

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  • noun a British teenager or young adult in the 1960s; noted for their clothes consciousness and opposition to the rockers
  • adjective satellite relating to a recently developed fashion or style;
    modern; modernistic.
    • their offices are in a modern skyscraper
    • tables in modernistic designs

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  • adverb in a spare manner
    • William held me longest with his recent bronzes sparely arranged at Waddington's galleries

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  • adverb in a quiet and tranquil manner
    • the sea now shimmered placidly before our eyes
  • adverb in a placid and good-natured manner
    • I put the questions, and she answered them placidly

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  • adverb in a messy, untidy manner
    • Rossi spat very deliberately, and very messily, upon Durieux's party card

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  • adverb in an obedient manner
    • obediently she slipped off her right shoe and stocking

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  • adjective made without leavening
    • unleavened bread is often simply flour mixed with water

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  • noun a member of an American Indian peoples of northeastern South America and the Lesser Antilles
    Carib Indian.
  • noun the family of languages spoken by the Carib
    Caribbean language.

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  • noun a tortilla chip topped with cheese and chili-pepper and broiled

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  • noun the day before
    • he always arrives on the eve of her departure
  • noun (Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden

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  • noun brittle flat bread eaten at Passover
    matzoh; unleavened bread; matzah.

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  • noun a pop group not affiliated with a major record company
  • noun an independent film company not associated with an established studio

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  • adjective conducive to good health of body or mind
    • a healthful climate
    • a healthful environment
    • healthful nutrition
    • healthful sleep
    • Dickens's relatively healthful exuberance
  • adjective free from filth and pathogens
    • sanitary conditions for preparing food
    • a sanitary washroom

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  • adverb in a hurried or hasty manner
    in haste; hastily.
    • the way they buried him so hurriedly was disgraceful
    • hastily, he scanned the headlines
    • sold in haste and at a sacrifice

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  • noun large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit
    mango tree; Mangifera indica.
  • noun large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed

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  • noun water god and god of wisdom; counterpart of the Akkadian Ea

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  • noun thin flat unleavened cake of baked oatmeal

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  • noun whitish soft-bodied ant-like social insect that feeds on wood
    white ant.

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  • noun herb with downy leaves and small purple or white flowers that yields a pungent oil used as a flavoring
    Mentha piperita.
  • noun red gum tree of Tasmania
    red gum; Eucalyptus amygdalina; peppermint gum.

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  • noun a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in Mexico that was overthrown by Cortes in 1519

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  • noun a blowfish highly prized as a delicacy in Japan but highly dangerous because the skin and organs are poisonous

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  • noun any of numerous extinct terrestrial reptiles of the Mesozoic era

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  • noun (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or baked

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  • noun a native or inhabitant of the ancient kingdom of Israel
  • noun a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
    Jew; Hebrew.

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  • noun (nautical) an associate with whom you share meals in the same mess (as on a ship)

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  • noun prepared food that is intended to be eaten off of the premises
    takeout food; takeaway.
    • in England they call takeout food `takeaway'
  • noun (bridge) a bid that asks your partner to bid another suit

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  • noun a person who fells trees
    faller; lumberman; logger; feller.
  • noun a short warm outer jacket
    lumber jacket.

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  • noun corn having small ears and kernels that burst when exposed to dry heat
    Zea mays everta.
  • noun small kernels of corn exploded by heat

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  • noun relatively large rodents with sharp erectile bristles mingled with the fur
  • noun small nocturnal Old World mammal covered with both hair and protective spines
    Erinaceus europaeus; Erinaceus europeaeus.

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  • noun (Yiddish) glazed yeast-raised doughnut-shaped roll with hard crust

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  • noun the fur of the North American racoon
  • noun an omnivorous nocturnal mammal native to North America and Central America

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  • adverb by custom; according to common practice
    • children are custosby-the-waymarily expected to be seen but not heard

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  • noun a toroidal shape
    annulus; ring; anchor ring; halo.
    • a ring of ships in the harbor
    • a halo of smoke
  • noun a small ring-shaped friedcake
    donut; sinker.

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  • noun someone who consumes food for nourishment
  • noun any green goods that are good to eat
    • these apples are good eaters

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  • adverb with gusto and without reservation
    • the boy threw himself heartily into his work
  • adverb in a hearty manner
    cordially; warmly.
    • `Yes,' the children chorused heartily
    • We welcomed her warmly

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  • noun reddish brown North American marmot
    Marmota monax; groundhog.

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Collocation words for "ate" are words related to "ate" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "ate" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "ate" or by the count of syllables each word has.

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