Phrasal Verb 'Swallow'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Swallow'.

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.

Swallow up

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

Example: The project SWALLOWED UP all our money.

Swallow up

Meaning: Destroy, make disappear

Example: Flames SWALLOWED UP the building.