consumed


consumed
[[t]kənsju͟ːmd, AM -su͟ːmd[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED: v-link ADJ with/by n
If you are consumed with a feeling or idea, it affects you very strongly indeed. [LITERARY]

They are consumed with envy and jealousy at what has happened to their sister.

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  • Consumed — Consume Con*sume (k[o^]n*s[=u]m ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Consumed} (k[o^]n*s[=u]md ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Consuming}.] [L. consumere to take wholly or completely, to consume; con + sumere to take; sub + emere to buy. See {Redeem}.] To destroy, as by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • consumed — un·consumed; …   English syllables

  • consumed — adj. engrossed, absorbed, obsessed, preoccupied; spent; used up; eaten; destroyed con·sume || kÉ™n sjuːm v. eat or drink; destroy; use up …   English contemporary dictionary


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