Eat+sparingly

  • 1 sparingly —    Au a, kīhau; muni (rare).    ♦ To eat sparingly, ai pākiko, ho okāwala …

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  • 2 eat — verb ADVERB ▪ well ▪ We ate very well most of the time (= had lots of nice food). ▪ a lot, enough, too much ▪ He s not eating enough …

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  • 3 sparingly — adv. Sparingly is used with these verbs: ↑apply, ↑eat, ↑use …

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  • 4 List of nutrition guides — This is a list of nutrition guides. A nutrition guide is a reference that provides nutrition advice for general health, typically by dividing foods into food groups and recommending servings of each group. Nutrition guides can be presented in… …

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  • 5 diet — I. noun Etymology: Middle English diete, from Anglo French, from Latin diaeta, from Greek diaita, literally, manner of living, from diaitasthai to lead one s life Date: 13th century 1. a. food and drink regularly provided or consumed b. habitual… …

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  • 6 diet — 1. Food and drink in general. 2. A prescribed course of eating and drinking in which the amount and kind of food, as well as the times at which it is to be taken, are regulated for therapeutic purposes. 3. Reduction of caloric intake so as to… …

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  • 7 pick — pick1 [pik] vt. [ME pykken, var. of picchen, to PITCH2] Weaving to throw (a shuttle) n. 1. one passage or throw of the shuttle of a loom 2. one of the weft threads, or filling yarns pick2 [pik] n. [ …

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  • 8 dietary law — Judaism. law dealing with foods permitted to be eaten, food preparation and combinations, and the utensils and dishes coming into contact with food. Cf. kashruth. [1925 30] * * * ▪ religion Introduction       any of the prescriptions as to what… …

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  • 9 pick — I n. tool for breaking an ice pick II n. (colloq.) selection to take one s pick III v. 1) (C) ( to select ) pick a nice melon for me; or: pick me a nice melon 2) (d; intr.) to pick at ( to eat sparingly ) (to pick at one s food) 3) (D; tr.) ( to… …

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  • 10 bird — birdless, adj. /berrd/, n. 1. any warm blooded vertebrate of the class Aves, having a body covered with feathers, forelimbs modified into wings, scaly legs, a beak, and no teeth, and bearing young in a hard shelled egg. 2. a fowl or game bird. 3 …

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  • 11 Goby — For other uses, see Goby (disambiguation). Gobies Microgobius gulosus Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 12 diet — I. n. 1. Food, provision, victuals, aliment, nutriment, nourishment, subsistence, provision, fare, viands, regimen, cheer, rations, commons. 2. Assembly, convention, council, convocation, congress, parliament. II. v. n. 1. Eat sparingly, eat by… …

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  • 13 pick — pick1 pickable, adj. /pik/, v.t. 1. to choose or select from among a group: to pick a contestant from the audience. 2. to seek and find occasion for; provoke: to pick a fight. 3. to attempt to find; seek out: to pick flaws in an argument. 4. to… …

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  • 14 Sikh holocaust of 1746 (Chhotaa Ghallooghaaraa) — The Chhōṭā Ghallūghārā (Punjabi: ਛੋਟਾ ਘੱਲੂਘਾਰਾ, IPA: [tʃʰoʈɑ kə̀lːugɑ̀ɾɑ]) was a massacre of a significant proportion of the Sikh population by Muslims during the waning years of the Mughal Empire. Chhotaa Ghallooghaaraa is Punjabi for the… …

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  • 15 fast — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal feast, Encratism, Friday, Lenten diet, Lenten entertainment, Lenten fare, Pythagoreanism, Pythagorism, Rechabitism, Sabbath, Shakerism, Spartan fare, Stoicism, Sunday, abandoned, abstain, abstainment,… …

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  • 16 hold back — Synonyms and related words: abstain, abstain from, arrest, avoid, avoid excess, backpedal, backwater, begrudge, bit, block, bottle up, brake, bridle, check, clip the wings, close the hand, confine, conserve, constrain, contain, control, cool,… …

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  • 17 diet — I n 1. food and drink, food, foodstuffs, victuals, comestibles, edibles, viands; fare, rations, commons, provisions, cheer, board; nutrition, nourishment, nutriment, aliment, subsistence, sustenance. 2. regimen, dietary, regime; abstinence,… …

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  • 18 pick — I [[t]pɪk[/t]] v. t. 1) to choose or select, esp. with care 2) to seek and find occasion for; provoke: to pick a fight[/ex] 3) to attempt to find; seek out: to pick flaws in an argument[/ex] 4) to steal the contents of: to pick a pocket[/ex] 5)… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 fast — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English fæst; akin to Old High German festi firm, Old Norse fastr, Armenian hast Date: before 12th century 1. a. firmly fixed < roots fast in the ground > b. tightly shut < the drawers were fast > …

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  • 20 pick — I. verb Etymology: Middle English piken, partly from Old English *pīcian (akin to Middle Dutch picken to prick); partly from Middle French piquer to prick more at pike Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to pierce, penetrate, or break up with a …

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