Definition Of consume


eat, drink, or ingest (food or drink).

people consume a good deal of sugar in drinks

Example Of consume

  • After putting various sauces and other things on them, they returned to their table and began to consume the food and drink they'd just ordered.

  • At school Sarah consumed mainly processed food and fizzy drinks, but consumed vegetables with her evening meal most days.

  • Because they are mostly Muslim, Egyptians do not consume pork or drink alcoholic beverages.

  • But our privacy from the marketplace is always qualified, because as long as we consume goods and services, then to some extent our private pursuits occur within the marketplace.

  • Coffee is widely consumed ; alcoholic drinks are forbidden to Muslims.

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