Synonyms of consumption in English:

consumption


See definition of consumption

noun

1‘the fish were declared unfit for human consumption’

SYNONYMS

eating, devouring, ingestion, swallowing, gobbling, gobbling up

drinking, imbibing

formal manducation

2‘the consumption of fossil fuels’

SYNONYMS

using up, use, utilization, expending, expenditure

depletion, exhaustion

waste, wasting, squander, squandering, draining, dissipation, dissipating

3‘his mother had died of consumption’

SYNONYMS

tuberculosis, pulmonary tuberculosis, TB, wasting disease, emaciation

phthisis