Phrasal Verbs with 'Swallow'

Swallow up

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

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

Swallow up

Consume or take a lot of time, money, etc

Example: The project SWALLOWED UP all our money.

Swallow up

Destroy, make disappear

Example: Flames SWALLOWED UP the building.