Which preposition to use with ates

of Occurrences 4%

So my mother sets her a plate of duck and some apples, whatever was going, in where she bid, and we got to our supper and she to hers; and when we rose I went in, and there, lo and behold ye, was her supper-plate a bit ate of each portion, and she clean gone!" 1897.

in Occurrences 1%

So 'ere's our philosophy, simple an' plain: Wotever we 'ates in the bloomin' campaign, 'Tis balm to our souls, as we grumble an' cuss, To feel that the Boches are 'atin' it wuss.

like Occurrences 1%

By people as I've allus 'ated like poison! MARY.

Which preposition to use with  ates