What does consuming mean?

Definitions for consuming
kənˈsu mɪŋcon·sum·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. consuming, overwhelmingadjective

    very intense

    "politics is his consuming passion"; "overwhelming joy"

Wiktionary

  1. consumingadjective

    holding the full attention, for example a consuming passion for wiki

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  1. consuming

    Consuming generally refers to the act of using up a resource, product, or service. It can involve eating or drinking, purchasing goods or services, or using up energy or time. Consuming can refer to both the physical consumption of substances for sustenance and the metaphorical consumption of resources.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Consuming

    of Consume

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of consuming in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of consuming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of consuming in a Sentence

  1. Lois Zabrocky:

    With the narrow price differential, it doubles the length of time for scrubber payback. Seaways installed scrubbers on our highest-consuming ships and the payback period is likely within 2-3 years.

  2. Brock Silvers:

    Exploding marketing expense is consuming the company, investors are rejecting management's explanation of rising costs as mere investment, and instead see a possible wobbly business model in competition with larger, better funded rivals.

  3. Jackie Wang:

    It's really costly and time-consuming for smelters to shut down and re-open.

  4. John Heath:

    A freeze is a bit more time consuming and not as convenient as a fraud alert product. But it's certainly necessary if you have been a victim or suspect that you've been a victim of identity theft.

  5. Olivia Okereke:

    Many of the men consuming the highest amounts of trans fat may also be the ones with the least healthy lifestyles or with the highest prevalence of health problems.

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