eat or drink, especially eagerly or in large amounts
"Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"
"Have another bowl of chicken soup!"
"I don't take sugar in my coffee"
"waste not, want not"
"The fire consumed the building"
"this car consumes a lot of gas"
"We exhausted our savings"
"They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
"The effort to pass the exam consumed all his energy"
He was consumed with wonder at her presence.
出自： Scott Fitzgerald
His career..would be his consuming interest for many years.
出自： E. Caldwell
I was consumed by a passion that I've recently been able to diagnose as ambition.
出自： D. Caute