consume englannista suomeksi
''The power plant consumes 30 tons of coal per hour.''
''Baby birds consume their own weight in food each day.''
To completely occupy the thoughts or attention of.
''Desire consumed him.''
To destroy completely.
''The building was consumed by fire.''
To away slowly.
*1748, (w), ''Clarissa'', Letter 441:
- But, sir, you see how weak I am. You must see that I have been consuming from day to day (..).
1899, Kate Chopin, ''The Awakening'':
- He assured her the child was consuming at that moment in the next room.
''In a materialistic society, individuals are taught to consume, consume, consume.''
''If you consume this product while in Japan, you may be subject to consumption tax.''
''The Internet has changed the way we consume news.''
(es-verb form of)