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consumption

see definition of consumption
  • noundevouring; use
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Synonyms for consumption

noun devouring; use
  • drinking
  • expenditure
  • utilization
  • burning
  • damage
  • decay
  • decrease
  • depletion
  • desolation
  • destruction
  • devastation
  • diminution
  • dispersion
  • dissipation
  • eating
  • exhaustion
  • loss
  • misuse
  • ruin
  • waste
  • consuming
  • swallowing
  • using up
  • wear and tear

Antonyms for consumption

  • building
  • construction
  • creation
  • development
  • enlargement
  • expansion
  • growth
  • improvement
  • increase
  • fasting
  • starvation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to consumption

absorption

noun. assimilation, incorporation

assimilation

noun. absorption

decay

noun. breaking down, collapse

eating

noun. consuming

emaciation

noun. gauntness

erosion

noun. deterioration; wearing away
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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