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Synonyms for consume

Synonyms for consume

to take (food) into the body as nourishment

to eat completely or entirely

to be depleted


to use up foolishly or needlessly

to spend (money) excessively and usually foolishly

to do away with completely and destructively

to occupy the full attention of

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Following an activity, it's best to consume foods that are high in carbohydrates that will restore the muscle glycogen in the quickest fashion.
Again, as a practical matter, smaller runners may consume up to a third less and favor consumption over longer periods of time.
She also brings to light the frequent debates over who was entitled to consume such treats and in what venues, for sweets were a source of some controversy in the nineteenth century.
Dumont also stressed to attendees that high quality, clean shipments will be necessary for Boralex to maintain and grow its ability to consume processed demolition wood.
While software-based dial-up modems consume 40 MHz of the CPU resources, an ADSL modem operating at 1.
Many trucks manufactured today have computers that document the amount of fuel an engine consumes while traveling (including idling), average trip distance, average load factor, average driving speed, etc.
Allowances may be held only for resale, with no intent to consume.
Per person, the Japanese of today consume more than four times as much aluminum, almost five times as much energy, and 25 times as much steel as people in Japan did in 1950.
I swear by God the Almighty that I did not consume hashish in the UAE," replied A.
About 89% of American women aged 18 to 34 consume the caffeine equivalent of 1.
If you enjoy reading muscle magazines while walking down an aisle in the mall supplement store, you will begin to believe it's impossible to consume enough daily protein to live on this planet.
How many gels should you optimally consume during a marathon?
People who consume a lot of salt are nearly twice as likely to experience a clot-based stroke as are people who consume a modest amount--even when their blood pres sure readings are comparable, a study of New York City residents shows.