all-eating

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all-eating (not comparable)

  1. Eating all; consuming everything.
    • (Can we date this quote?), William Shakespeare, Sonnet II:
      Then being ask'd where all thy beauty lies, / Where all the treasure of thy lusty days/To say, within thine own deep-sunken eyes, / Were an all-eating shame and thriftless praise.

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