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Synonyms for digest

Synonyms for digest

to take in and incorporate, especially mentally

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a periodical that summarizes the news

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something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)

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convert food into absorbable substances

arrange and integrate in the mind

become assimilated into the body

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systematize, as by classifying and summarizing

soften or disintegrate, as by undergoing exposure to heat or moisture

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soften or disintegrate by means of chemical action, heat, or moisture

References in classic literature ?
Having, by repeated and prolonged assaults, at length completely gorged himself, he would wrap himself up and lie with the torpor of an anaconda; slowly digesting his way on to the next repast.
I have had my supper, gentlemen," replied he, quietly, "and was comfortably digesting it, as you see.
Lestrade, being rather puzzled, has referred the case to me, and hence it is that two middle-aged gentlemen are flying westward at fifty miles an hour instead of quietly digesting their breakfasts at home.
The night came in, and took up its place there, unconcerned and indifferent; the night which had already swallowed up his happiness, and was now digesting it listlessly; and was ready to swallow up the happiness of a thousand other people with as little disturbance or change of mien.
You showed me the rows of notebooks--you have often spoken of them--you have often said that they wanted digesting.
 While the Admiral was digesting this hasty meal of philosophy