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ehinyaŋaebinyaŋancannibal; s.b. who eats human flesh or an animal that eats the flesh of its own kind. But now it is used to mean s.b. who eats anythingNahinywamalwa hinyaŋa mu nyuni; yirya buli hiitu.The crow is a greedy bird; it eats anything.5.2.2Eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating

ohubajagalavbelch; bring out air noisily from the stomach to show satisfaction5.2.2.4Manner of eating2.2.2Cough, sneeze

ohubbahabbahanav1eat ravenously or greedilyAbaana basomi babbahabbahana hubbahabbahana ebiryo.School children eat ravenously.5.2.2Eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating2rake in; collect s.t. in a hurry6.8.2.6Collect7.5.1Gather

ohubbuhunyavgallop down or bolt down food; eat quickly while already chewing a mouthfulEŋombe jibbuhunya enyasi nijaaya ngaŋo oluvanyuma ko jirinyanya.Cows take in mouthfuls when grazing and later on chew their cud.5.2.2Eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating

ohubbuyambuyavattempt to chew, of a baby with no teeth5.2.2.4Manner of eating2.6.4.1Baby5.2.2.1Bite, chew

ohudandav1make a hole in a ball of food esp. millet gruel in order to scoop up the accompanying soup eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating5.2.2.8Eating utensil5.2.1.5Serve food2fold a banana leaf into a spoon from which to drink porridge5.2.2.8Eating utensil5.2.1.5Serve food5.2.1.3Cooking utensil

ohufenjaveat a lot of food for a long time5.2.2Eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating

ohugaayavchew; grind food with the teeth in the mouthSinga sugaaya bulaŋi emere yihwemerera mu hida.If you don’t chew food well you get constipation.5.2.2.4Manner of eating5.2.2.1Bite, chew1.6.4Animal actions

ohugisulavtear off a piece of meat using the teeth5.2.2.4Manner of eating5.2.3.2.1Meat7.8.4Tear, rip

ohuhadambalavgorge yourself, overeat; be over satisfied5.2.2.4Manner of eating5.2.2.6Satiated, full

ohuhalahasavswallow food very quickly5.2.2Eat5.2.2.4Manner of eating

ohuhombavlick; draw the tongue over s.t.Eŋombe yihomba enyana ni yahasaalanga.A cow licks its young immediately after delivery.5.2.2Eat2.3.3Taste2.1.1.4Mouthohuhombahovfind out the taste of s.t. by licking5.2.2.4Manner of eating2.3.3Tasteohwehombavlick your lips or fingers when eating; get food from around the mouth using the tongue5.2.2Eat2.3.3Taste2.1.1.4Mouth