finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table;
"She polished off the remaining potatoes"
use up (resources or materials);
"this car consumes a lot of gas"
"We exhausted our savings"
"They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing;
"The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"
- You can eat up the rest of the food.
- The kids snarfed up all the cookies.
- The boy gobbled up an ice-cream cone.
- Eat up your dinner before it gets cold.