Phrasal Verb: Swallow up

Phrasal Verb: Swallow up


Meaning: Take control of something much smaller, like a company or state

Example: The corporation SWALLOWED them UP before they could become a rival.

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Phrasal Verb: Swallow up


Meaning: Consume or take a lot of time, money, etc

Example: The project SWALLOWED UP all our money.

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Phrasal Verb: Swallow up


Meaning: Destroy, make disappear

Example: Flames SWALLOWED UP the building.

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