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consume

see definition of consume
  • verbuse up
  • verbeat, drink
  • verbdestroy
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Synonyms for consume

verb use up
  • absorb
  • deplete
  • devour
  • dominate
  • drain
  • eat up
  • employ
  • exhaust
  • expend
  • obsess
  • preoccupy
  • spend
  • waste
  • apply
  • dissipate
  • drivel
  • engross
  • finish
  • go
  • lavish
  • lessen
  • monopolize
  • squander
  • trifle
  • utilize
  • vanish
  • avail oneself of
  • finish up
  • fritter away
  • frivol away
  • go through
  • have recourse to
  • profit by
  • put away
  • put to use
  • run out of
  • run through
  • throw away
  • wash up
  • wear out

Antonyms for consume

  • fill
  • save
  • appear
  • create
  • hoard
  • accumulate
  • build
  • collect
  • construct
  • fast
  • gather
  • neglect
  • not use
  • starve
  • store
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to consume

absorb

verb. occupy complete attention
  • captivate
  • concern
  • consume
  • employ
  • engage
  • engross
  • fascinate
  • fill
  • hold
  • immerse
  • involve
  • monopolize
  • obsess
  • preoccupy
  • rivet

bite

verb. corrode, eat away

bolt

verb. eat very fast

bolted

verb. eat very fast

canker

verb. blight, corrupt

contract

verb. condense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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