Synonyms for Ate:

n.

Awoken, bade, Began, awoke, Arose, Befell, Bestrode, Became, Begat.

v.

ate (verb)
bitten, Dined, Feasted, Tasted, Picnicked, fed, Lunched, consumed, Drank, Supped, Grubbed, breakfasted, bit, snacked.
received (verb)
engorged, Took, accessed, inspired, Assimilated, Gulped, eaten, absorbed, Gobbled, admitted, accepted, inhaled, swallowed, received, devoured, acquired, Got, ingested, Pocketed, taken.

Usage examples for ate

  1. But they could not expect much pleasure under the circumstances, so they ate their food and made the best of a bad business. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  2. She ate a good deal, and enjoyed her food. – Half Portions by Edna Ferber