- v.消耗; 吞噬; 充满（感情）; 吃喝; 烧毁
- 第三人称单数: consumes;
- 过去式: consumed;
- 过去分词: consumed;
- 现在分词: consuming;
Only 27% of the paper we consume is recycled.
A smaller vehicle will consume less fuel.
Alcohol may not be consumed on the premises.
She was scared by the depression which threatened to consume her.
The electricity industry consumes large amounts of fossil fuels.
Before he died he had consumed a large quantity of alcohol.
Carolyn was consumed with guilt.
Rage consumed him.
The hotel was quickly consumed by fire.
The memories consumed him.
Some of the most efficient refrigerators consume 70 percent less electricity than traditional models.
...plans which will consume hours of time and deplete your cash reserves.
...the fire which consumed the dwelling.
Many people experienced a drop in their cholesterol levels when they consumed oat bran.
...serving chocolate ice-creams for the children to consume in the kitchen.
Professor Guldan is concerned that a large proportion of urban Asian children consume an unbalanced diet.
Compared with developing countries, developed countries consume more energy.
However want to consume much physical strength.
Animals, like humans, use most of the calories they consume living their lives and producing excrement.
Every day over 500 million around the world consume or use products that contain Chr.
He must subdue her, absorb her, rip her apart and consume her.
他立意要征服她, 吞了她, 不惜把她撕碎把她榨干.
To make a feasible plan will consume several days.
And if he were here, he'd consume the English with fireballs from his eyes!
Also exactly and thus, the network resources acceleration consume, starting the condition of appear supplyof demand.
也正是这样, 网络资源加速消耗, 开始出现供不应求的状况.
It is against the law for minors to consume alcohol.
Fire has to consume to give off its light.
Visitors can drink, socialize, taste, consume and share not only wine but information and opinions.
参观者可以喝酒, 应酬, 口味, 消费和共享不仅葡萄酒,但信息和意见.
Consume less red meat and dairy : All meats are not created equal.
Light bulbs are inefficient and consume a lot of electricity.
At that point, the game ends immediately, unless current phase is Consume.
这时, 游戏立即结束, 除了当前阶段是消费.
The more recent steep climb in grain prices partly results from the fact that more and more people want to consume meat products.
The biggest challenge here is irrigation, which consumes 70% of the world's fresh water.
On the demand side, those trends include the ongoing addition of more than 70 million people a year, a growing number of people wanting to move up the food chain to consume -72- highly grain-intensive meat products, and the massive diversion ( ' , 转向) of U.S. grain to the production of bio-fuel.
Teachers are not people who are great at and consumed by research and happen to appear in a classroom.
Shouldn't preparing—and consuming—food be a source of comfort, pride, health, well-being, relaxation, sociability? Something that connects us to other humans? Why would we want to outsource ( ' , 外包 ) this basic task, especially when outsourcing it is so harmful? When I talk about cooking, I'm not talking about creating elaborate dinner parties or three-day science projects.
The big change is the availability of more data about people and things, which allows physical assets to be divided and consumed as services.
Studies have shown, for instance, that eating in front of the TV ( or a similar distraction) can increase both hunger and the amount of food consumed
Moreover, the participants reported feeling more full when they thought they'd consumed a higher-calorie shake.
ZEH communities are the leading edge of technologies that might someday create houses that produce as much energy as they consume.
They are only charged for the amount of power they consume on rainy days
"Everyone in the U.S. is consuming salt far in excess of what is good for them," says lead author Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo of UCSF.
It is widely consumed despite its ill reputation.
It is easy to study the amounts and kinds of food that people consume
On the demand side, those trends include the ongoing addition of more than 70 million people a year, a growing number of people wanting to move up the food chain to consume highly grain-intensive meat products, and the massive diversion of U.S. grain to t
2016年6月四级真题（第一套）阅读 Section B
Some scientists claim that people should consume the right kind of food at breakfast.
2019年12月四级真题（第三套）阅读 Section B
it is unfair to those climate-vulnerable nationsit aims to keep temperature rise below 2 ℃ onlyit is beneficial to only fewer than 4% of countriesit burdens developed countries with the sole responsibilityThey needn't worry about the food and water they consume.
What happens to the centralized electric grid, which took decades and billions of dollars to build, as more and more people become prosumers, who produce and consume their own energy on-site?No one knows which – if any – battery technology will ultimately dominate, but one thing remains clear: The future of energy is in how we store it.
Indeed, on a global scale, fertiliser manufacturing consumes about 3-5% of the world's annual natural gas supply.
Beef consumes far more water to produce than vegetables
About 70% of this is consumed by the global agriculture sector, and the level of use will continue to rise over the coming decades.
President Obama will no doubt make the point publicly when he gets to Beijing: the Chinese need to consume more; they need-believe it or not-to become more like Americans, for the sake of the global economy.
What should be done to encourage Chinese people to consume
As long as we're consuming fossil fuels, we're putting out CO2,"says Klaus Lackner, a geophysicist at Columbia, University" We cannot let the CO2 in the atmosphere rise indefinitely.
Filling out these forms consumes 7% of every tuition dollar.
Indians likewise had the traditional life taken from them by white settlers who often encourage them to consume alcohol to prevent them from fighting back.
Health experts advise that the average woman should consume about 2,000 calories a day and a man about 2,500 calories to maintain a healthy weight.
They may be able to handle a drought of some length, and many people use the term "drought tolerant" to describe such plants, but they never actually stop needing to consume water, so Farrant prefers to call them drought resistant.
2018年6月六级真题（第一套）阅读 Section B
What happens to the centralized electric grid, which took decades and billions of dollars to build, as more and more people become "prosumers," who produce and consume their own energy on-site?
2016年12月六级真题（第一套）阅读 Section C
Currently, most ingredients must be changed to a paste (糊状物）before a printer can use them, and the printing process is quite time-consuming, because ingredients interact with each other in very complex ways.
2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
In modern man, the brain accounts for about 2-3%of total body weight but it consumes 25% of the body's energy when the body is at rest.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文
In one study, people who ate meals in a blue room consumed 33 percent less than those in a yellow or red room.
2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
On a mere 1/10 of an acre in Los Angeles, Loe and her family grow, can(装罐) and preserve much of the food they consume.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
People who eat slowly tend to consume about 70 fewer calories per meal than those who rush through their meals.
2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
That's bad news for the environment – and our wallets – as these outdated devices consume much more energy than the news ones that do the same things.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The team left 100 wax worms on a commercial polyethylene shopping bag for 12 hours, and the worms consumed and broke down about 92 milligrams, or almost 3% of it.
2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
These animals consumed large amounts of vegetation, which reduced plant diversity in the park.
2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Wondering how my mum could consume them so quickly, I began observing her daily routine for two weeks.
2016年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 A 原文
Even after the advent of widespread social media, a pyramid of production remains, with a small number of people uploading material, a slightly larger group commenting on or modifying that content, and a huge percentage remaining content to just consume.
Downloading and consuming culture requires great skills, but failing to move beyond downloading is to strip oneself of a defining constituent of humanity.
They don’t make countryside any more，and every year concrete consumes more of it.
It argues that since prosecutors do not consume a company’s products as part of their investigations, they could be influenced only by the halo effect.
It argues that since prosecutors do not consume a company's products as part of their investigations, they could be influenced only by the halo effect.
2016年考研真题（英语一）阅读理解 Section Ⅱ收起真题例句
1. eat immoderately;
"Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"
2. serve oneself to, or consume regularly;
"Have another bowl of chicken soup!"
"I don't take sugar in my coffee"
3. spend extravagantly;
"waste not, want not"
4. destroy completely;
"The fire consumed the building"
5. use up (resources or materials);
"this car consumes a lot of gas"
"We exhausted our savings"
"They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
6. engage fully;
"The effort to pass the exam consumed all his energy"
eat, dine, have, consume, devour, gorge, swallow