Here is the meaning of the word, EAT

Eat ( ) - of Eat
Eat ( v. i. ) - To make one's way slowly.
Eat ( v. i. ) - To take food; to feed; especially, to take solid, in distinction from liquid, food; to board.
Eat ( v. i. ) - To taste or relish; as, it eats like tender beef.
Eat ( v. t. ) - To chew and swallow as food; to devour; -- said especially of food not liquid; as, to eat bread.
Eat ( v. t. ) - To corrode, as metal, by rust; to consume the flesh, as a cancer; to waste or wear away; to destroy gradually; to cause to disappear.