Explicație consume în Dicționarul Englez Englez

consume

(kən'süm )

verb
engage fully
"The effort to pass the exam consumed all his energy"

verb
serve oneself to, or consume regularly
"Have another bowl of chicken soup!"
"I don''t take sugar in my coffee"

verb
use up (resources or materials)
"this car consumes a lot of gas"
"We exhausted our savings"
"They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"

verb
spend extravagantly
"waste not, want not"

verb
eat immoderately
"Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"

verb
destroy completely
"The fire consumed the building"




Antonime:
(verb) refrain, abstain, desist



Sinonime:
(verb) deplete, devour, down, eat, exhaust, have, ingest, squander, take, ware, waste