marathon eating

marathon eating

contestants consume ridiculous quantities of food; craze comes and goes. [Am. Hist.: Sann, 77–78]
See: Fads
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But the best thing, for me, was the way we were able to break up the marathon eating with a relaxing SkyRide up the mountain.
Jean Niemi's salsa recipe will top the tacos in this popular marathon eating contest to raise money to send youth counselors to a leadership training conference.
His antics and marathon eating exploits have gained him a reputation across the globe.
He became a local celebrity in his home town, taking on all-comers in marathon eating contests, cavorting with topless models, and guesting on TV chat shows.
Holiday gatherings can bring about marathon eating sessions.
Her marathon eating sessions began when her 47-year-old father Bjoern died of a heart attack when she was just 14.