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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

Synonyms for consume

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It triggers a burst of photochemical reactions that mobilizes atmospheric mercury, speeding its fall into arctic lakes, where fish can consume it.
Before an activity, any foods that athletes consume should satisfy their hunger and ready their bodies with fuel.
Children are less likely to consume courgettes than other foods, hardly surprising considering children's eating habits and the obesity crisis surrounding children's health.
Divide the number of hours prior to exercise by two to find the amount in grams of carbohydrate you should consume per pound of body weight.
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 a hardware modem would not consume any CPU resources, a software modem would consume around 40 MHz from the host CPU.
However, the carrier may not entirely consume the fuel in the state in which purchased.
guidelines emphasize that children should not consume alcohol.
The public should not purchase or consume chaparral," said FDA Commissioner David A.
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.
According to James, policies like these consume two of the dealer's most precious commodities - time and cash.
I swear by God the Almighty that I did not consume hashish in the UAE," replied A.