We have just eaten our breakfast.
He'd eaten neither lunch nor dinner.
I haven't eaten real food in weeks.
She felt as if she hadn't just eaten a large breakfast.
Have you ever eaten GMO foods?
(iii.) In the mystical sacrifice the god is himself slain and eaten by his worshippers.
The victims were often feted for a whole year and treated as divine; the heart was an offering to the god, the body was eaten by the priests and nobles and the head was preserved with those of previous victims.
We don't wish to be eaten by such awful beasts.
The fruits eaten temperately need not make us ashamed of our appetites, nor interrupt the worthiest pursuits.
I thought, as I have my living to get, and have not eaten to-day, that I might go a-fishing.
Pierre thought he had never eaten anything that tasted better.
The scents were real enough and made her realize she hadn't eaten all day.
The statute, however, would not seem to have had much effect; for in spite of a proclamation of Queen Elizabeth in 1560 imposing a fine of £ 20 for each offence on butchers slaughtering animals during Lent, in 1563 Sir William Cecil, in Notes upon an Act for the Increase of the Navy, says that "in old times no flesh at all was eaten on fish days; even the king himself could not have license; which was occasion of eating so much fish as now is eaten in flesh upon fish days."
The flesh of a dead (unslaughtered) beast is not to be eaten, but it may be given to the " stranger within the gates "1 (Deut.
But "the angel of the Lord smote him," and shortly afterwards he died "eaten of worms."
She gently bit into the meat and when she had eaten most of it, pulled the bone from his hand and laid on the floor chewing on it.
When they might have won national independence, after their warfare with the Swabian emperors, they let the golden opportunity slip. Pampered with commercial prosperity, eaten to the core with inter-urban rivalries, they submitted to despots, renounced the use of arms, and offered themselves in the hour of need, defenceless and disunited to the shock of puissant nations.
The kitten could not have eaten your piglet--for here it is!
After all had eaten three meals from it, it was very much lighter.
Pierre had not eaten all day and the smell of the potatoes seemed extremely pleasant to him.
On her last visit before Alex arrived, Casper still hadn't eaten her grain and she was pacing around in her stall.
He hadn.t eaten in too long, and to have his mate so close … Rhyn took the stairs two at a time until he reached the roof.
Haven't eaten real food in weeks.
Had he eaten supper, or had he been too occupied with taking care of her?
Across, also belongs to this group. It grows in the backwaters of the Amazon, often covering the surface for miles; the seeds are eaten under the name water maize.
It is equally impossible to give a general survey of the purposes of sacrifice; not only are they too numerous but it is rare to find any but mixed forms; the scapegoat, for example, is also a messenger to the dead, and its flesh is eaten by the sacrificers.
Eureka was much surprised to find herself in disgrace; but she was, in spite of the fact that she had not eaten the piglet.
What mean ye by saying that the poor ye have always with you, or that the fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?
Natasha ate of everything and thought she had never seen or eaten such buttermilk cakes, such aromatic jam, such honey-and-nut sweets, or such a chicken anywhere.
Thus in the morning--especially if she had eaten anything rich the day before--she felt a need of being angry and would choose as the handiest pretext Belova's deafness.
He picked at his food while the rest of us wolfed down stacks of pancakes and melt in your mouth sausage, the finest breakfast I'd eaten in years.
She shooed Sunny away from her half-eaten pancakes and paced the living room until light faded completely from the horizon.
He wolfed down the sandwich Bianca made him, unable to remember the last time he'd eaten breakfast.
Her gums were irritated, reminding her she hadn't eaten or drunk water in a while.
Dean didn't even offer a quip about Fred's tightness with a buck and his moth-eaten purse as the old man called over a waitress to do the duties.
Water seeped from the opening, spreading out in a sticky ooze that was quickly eaten by the thirsty ground.
The other four trunks displayed like goods—a moth-eaten gorilla suit, two bloody collections of dresses, and an outfit Dean supposed Frankenstein wore when he went out for a little nightlife.
"Sorry about the quick exit last time," he said with no more concern than if he'd eaten the last breakfast roll—which he usually did.
As she entered the kitchen, it was obvious he had made coffee and eaten a bowl of dry cereal.
"If you didn't bring them here either half-eaten by demons or thinking they're dead, they wouldn't need alcohol," Daniela snapped.
"Never really been a fan of being eaten alive," she returned.
She'd lived through too much the past few days to be eaten by some boogeyman in a dark cell!
"I haven't eaten in thousands of years," he rasped, holding her easily despite her struggles.
Sis, I have no money, no passport, no identification, and I haven't eaten in a few days.
She couldn't remember when she'd last eaten, hadn't had a reason to care.
Nor had Cynthia eaten dinner so they stopped at The Buen Tiempo.
Sarah had not eaten anything since the party, but they convinced her to join them.
She led the detective through a kitchen cluttered with coffee cups, soiled plates and two half-eaten cakes.
I haven't eaten a decent meal in weeks.
I've never eaten crawdads.
She leaned over the stool, expecting to lose the little she had eaten for breakfast.
A stomach cramp reminded her that she hadn't eaten lunch.
Her stomach growled a reminder that she hadn't eaten breakfast.
I will not say, ` the zeal of God's house has eaten him up '; but I am sure it has devoured some part of his good manners and civility" (Dryden, Works, ed.
Many rules of etiquette govern the proper conduct of the chopsticks; laying them across the bowl is a sign that the guest wishes to leave the table; they are not used during a time of mourning, when food is eaten with the fingers; and various methods of handling them form a secret code of signalling.
In central Queensland and elsewhere, snakes, both venomous and harmless, are eaten, the head being first carefully smashed to pulp with a stone.
Gramuntia, also furnishes a fruit which, after acquiring sweetness by keeping, is eaten by the Spaniards.
I guess a walk in the cool evening isn't worth the risk of being eaten up by beasts is it?
White-gray fur covered a body with moth-eaten wings, a hideous face and yellowed fangs.
In addition to the native deer, the Elk or buffalo could have eaten the grain.
You have eaten this pig intestines?
Her nightmares that night involved her sister, Hannah, being eaten by the jaguar with the white patch over his eye.
The warm sun had eaten most of the snow from the roadway, leaving a contrasting black ribbon, in places still snow-patched from last night's covering.
They sat around the center island and had obviously eaten breakfast together.
Her stomach growled, reminding her that she hadn't eaten more than two bites of her breakfast.
It was either plunge in with him or be eaten up by the loneliness that had been snapping at her heels all her life.
He hasn't eaten you yet, so I assume you're getting along.
The seeds are roasted and eaten by the natives; the timber, which somewhat resembles walnut, is soft, fine-grained, and takes a good polish, but is not durable.
I have eaten food pretty much my whole life.
Where the victim is an animal specially associated with a god (the most conspicuous case is perhaps that of the corn spirit), it may be granted that the god is eaten; but precisely in these cases there is no custom of giving a portion of the victim to the god.
Her stomach growled, reminding her that they hadn't eaten supper.