Definition of Consume. Meaning of Consume. Synonyms of Consume

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Definition of Consume

Consume
Consume Con*sume", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Consumed; p. pr. & vb. n. Consuming.] [L. consumere to take wholly or complectely, to consume; con- + sumere to take; sub + emere to buv. See Redeem.] To destroy, as by decomposition, dissipation, waste, or fire; to use up; to expend; to waste; to burn up; to eat up; to devour. If he were putting to my house the brand That shall consume it. --Shak. Lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth consume. --Matt. vi. 20 (Rev. Ver. ). Let me alone . . . that I may consume them. --Ex. xxxii. 10. Syn: To destroy; swallow up; ingulf; absorb; waste; exhaust; spend; expend; squander; lavish; dissipate.
Consume
Consume Con*sume", v. i. To waste away slowly. Therefore, let Renedick, like covered fire, Consume away in sighs. --Shak.

Meaning of Consume from wikipedia

- energy by consuming other organisms Consumption (economics), the purchasing of newly produced goods for current use also defined as the consuming of products...
- Consumables (also known as consumable goods, non-durable goods, or soft goods) are goods that are intended to be consumed. People have, for example, always...
- Consumed may refer to: Consumed (band), an English punk rock band Consumed (Plastikman album), 1998 Consumed (GOD album), 1993 "Consumed", television series...
- In economics, the marginal propensity to consume (MPC) is a metric that quantifies induced consumption, the concept that the increase in personal consumer...
- concept recently championed by International Business Machines (IBM), consumability is a description of customers' end-to-end experience with technology...
- minimum age at which a person can legally consume alcoholic beverages. The minimum age alcohol can be legally consumed can be different from the age when it...
- Consume the Forsaken is the third studio album by American brutal death metal band Disgorge. It is their only album with vocalist A.J. Magana. "Demise...
- SharpTone Records and have released two EPs and three studio albums. Prepare Consume Proceed was released in 2015 and was re-issued in 2016 through SharpTone...
- Petroleum: top consuming nations, 1960–2008...
- Average propensity to consume (as well as the marginal propensity to consume) is a concept developed by John Maynard Keynes to analyze the consumption...