Übersetzung von “consume” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitive consume /kənˈsum/
to use all of
consommer , absorber

to consume too much energy
consommer trop d'énergie

worries that were consuming her time
des soucis qui absorbaient son temps
to eat or drink sth

minors consuming alcohol
des mineurs consommant de l'alcool
consumed with
filled with strong emotion
se consumer de

She was consumed with desire/rage.
Elle brûlait de désir/ se consumait de rage.

(Übersetzung von “consume” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /kənˈsjuːm/

to eat or drink

He consumes a huge amount of food.

to use

How much electricity do you consume per month?

to destroy, eg by fire

The entire building was consumed by fire.
consumer noun

a person who eats, uses, buys things etc

The average consumer spends 12 dollars per year on toothpaste.
consumption /kənˈsampʃən/ noun

the act of consuming

The consumption of coffee has increased.

an old word for tuberculosis of the lungs.

consomption (tuberculose pulmonaire)
consumer goods

goods which can be used immediately to satisfy human needs, eg clothing, food, TV sets etc.

biens de consommation

(Übersetzung von “consume” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)