Agree on a tight monthly budget for eating out and put the budgeted amount of cash in an envelope.
Turns out eating in can be just as detrimental to a healthy diet as eating out.
I made the newly graduated mistake of spending way too much on my apartment, hence I'm trying to cut down on eating out.
Sciortino and her friends self-identified as “freegans,” eating out of garbage cans and living on $50 a week.
Most people prefer milk chocolate for eating out of hand because of its creamy mouthfeel and mild flavor.
I think the most fun is eating out of paper bags, said Louise.
His love was great, but also he was eating out his big heart with remorse.
All the bitterness that was eating out his heart was in the low words.
Then I did the same to the one that had been eating out of my dish.
To think of Don Felipe running after her, eating out his heart, throwing away his young life for one like her!
Old English etan (class V strong verb; past tense æt, past participle eten) "to eat, devour, consume," from Proto-Germanic *etanan (cf. Old Frisian ita, Old Saxon etan, Middle Dutch eten, Dutch eten, Old High German ezzan, German essen, Old Norse eta, Gothic itan), from PIE root *ed- "to eat" (see edible).
Transferred sense of "slow, gradual corrosion or destruction" is from 1550s. Meaning "to preoccupy, engross" (as in what's eating you?) first recorded 1893. Slang sexual sense of "do cunnilingus on" is first recorded 1927. Eat out "dine away from home" is from 1933. The slang phrase to eat one's words is from 1570s; to eat one's heart out is from 1590s; for eat one's hat, see hat.
v. ate (āt), eat·en (ēt'n), eat·ing, eats
To take into the body by the mouth for digestion or absorption.
To consume, ravage, or destroy by or as if by ingesting, such as by a disease.