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Strategically consuming food for the sole purpose of preventing others from getting it.
Matt’s mother-in-law unexpectedly arrived with a delicious dinner immediately after Matt finished a 12-inch sub. In order to prevent his wife from getting the surprise meal, he used defensive eating to consume the additional food.
by CourtJ March 09, 2011
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eating all the good food first so nobody else can get to it-mark
"man i hate when he does his defensive eating"
by suhhhh duude February 25, 2017
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