Student Thesaurus

One entry found for consume.
Entry Word: consume
Function: verb
Text: 1 to destroy all trace of <massive fires had consumed hundreds of square miles of forest>
Synonyms devour, eat (up)
Related Words gut; deplete, exhaust, use up; raze, ruin, waste; annihilate, extinguish
2 to make complete use of <consumed all of the local mineral resources> -- see DEPLETE
3 to take in as food <hungry enough to consume a large portion of pie> -- see EAT 1