what is difference between consume and exhaust
From Middle English consumen, from Old French consumer, from Latin cōnsūmere.
- (Received Pronunciation, UK, General Australian) IPA(key): /kənˈsjuːm/
- (UK, General Australian) IPA(key): /kənˈʃuːm/
- (US) enPR: kən-so͞om, IPA(key): /kənˈsum/
consume (third-person singular simple present consumes, present participle consuming, simple past and past participle consumed)
- (transitive) To use up.
- The power plant consumes 30 tons of coal per hour.
- (transitive) To eat.
- Baby birds consume their own weight in food each day.
- (transitive) To completely occupy the thoughts or attention of.
- Desire consumed him.
- (transitive) To destroy completely.
- The building was consumed by fire.
- (intransitive, obsolete) To waste away slowly.
- 1748, Samuel Richardson, Clarissa, Letter 441:
- But, sir, you see how weak I am. You must see that I have been consuming from day to day […] .
- 1899, Kate Chopin, The Awakening:
- He assured her the child was consuming at that moment in the next room.
- 1748, Samuel Richardson, Clarissa, Letter 441:
- (economics, transitive, intransitive) To trade money for good or services as an individual.
- In a materialistic society, individuals are taught to consume, consume, consume.
- If you consume this product while in Japan, you may be subject to consumption tax.
- (transitive) To absorb information, especially through the mass media.
- The Internet has changed the way we consume news.
- (use): burn (of energy), use, use up
- (eat): devour, eat, swallow
- (occupy): occupy, overcome, take over
- (destroy): annihilate, destroy, devastate, eliminate, obliterate, raze (of a building), wipe out
- Mounces, comunes, muscone
- IPA(key): /kɔ̃.sym/
- first-person singular present indicative of consumer
- third-person singular present indicative of consumer
- first-person singular present subjunctive of consumer
- third-person singular present subjunctive of consumer
- second-person singular imperative of consumer
- second-person singular imperative of consumir
- second-person singular present active imperative of cōnsūmō
- first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of consumar
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of consumar
- third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of consumar
- third-person singular (você) negative imperative of consumar
- Informal second-person singular (tú) affirmative imperative form of consumir.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of consumir.
- Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of consumir.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of consumar.
- First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of consumar.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of consumar.
- Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of consumar.
From Latin exhaustus, past participle of exhaurīre (“to draw out, drink up, empty, exhaust”), from ex (“out”) + haurīre (“to draw (especially water), drain”).
- IPA(key): /ɪɡˈzɔːst/
- Rhymes: -ɔːst
exhaust (third-person singular simple present exhausts, present participle exhausting, simple past and past participle exhausted)
- (transitive) To draw or let out wholly; to drain off completely
- (transitive) To empty by drawing or letting out the contents
- (transitive, figuratively) To drain; to use up or expend wholly, or until the supply comes to an end
- (transitive) to tire out; to wear out; to cause to be without any energy
- (transitive) To bring out or develop completely
- (transitive) to discuss thoroughly or completely
- (transitive, chemistry) To subject to the action of various solvents in order to remove all soluble substances or extractives
- spend, consume
- tire out, weary
- See also Thesaurus:fatigue
exhaust (plural exhausts)
- A system consisting of the parts of an engine through which burned gases or steam are discharged; see also exhaust system.
- The steam let out of a cylinder after it has done its work there.
- The dirty air let out of a room through a register or pipe provided for the purpose.
- An exhaust pipe, especially on a motor vehicle.
- exhaust gas.
- → Gulf Arabic: اقزوز (igzōz)
- → Hebrew: אֶגְזוֹז (egzóz)
- → Persian: اگزوز
exhaust (not comparable)
- (obsolete) Exhausted; used up.
- exhaust in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- exhaust in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- exhaust at OneLook Dictionary Search
From Latin exhaustus.
exhaust (feminine exhausta, masculine plural exhausts or exhaustos, feminine plural exhaustes)
- out of (no longer in possession of)
- “exhaust” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
- “exhaust” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
- “exhaust” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
- “exhaust” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.