This page is about the slang term eating
annoying, bothering, upsetting
- We could tell that something was eating her, but she wouldn't say what it was.
- Debbie leaned over and whispered in my ear, "Penny doesn't look too happy. What's eatin' her, I wonder."
Almost always used in the phrase "What's eating him?", or variations thereof.
Someone might say "What's eating Sam?" if Sam looks
Contributor: Matt Errey