Examples of ingest in a Sentence
The drug is more easily ingested in pill form.
claims that the average person ingests considerably more calories than is necessary or desirable
Recent Examples of ingest from the Web
Patients would have to make two requests over two weeks and ingest the drugs themselves.
If the attitude around inhaling, ingesting, or absorbing THC has changed, the rituals for presenting it have also evolved, and hosts have much to consider when bringing cannabis to the table with style.
El Dorado County sheriff’s officials said at the time that Avila had ingested a synthetic drug and later booked Richter, then 20, and Jesse Howard Roberts, then 21, on involuntary manslaughter charges.
Many of these cleaners contain corrosive alkalis, which can have grave effects on your gastrointestinal track and respiratory system if inhaled or ingested.
Baby succumbs to the underworld of nightclubs, becoming a fixture at the Limelight and the Palladium and ingesting every fashionable drug that ever made the rounds in Manhattan.
There have been cases of that happening, however, perhaps from people ingesting the worms whole for some reason, Hanelt says.
As Nazarian mentioned, turmeric's effects can also be seen when ingested.
More than 170 species of marine life are affected by ingesting debris, according to biologists.
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Origin and Etymology of ingest
First Known Use: 1620See Words from the same year
Synonymsconsume, eat, partake (of), put away, put down, tuck (away or in)
Related Wordsdigest, down, mouth (down), swallow; bolt, chow (down on), devour, glut (on), gobble (up or down), gorge, gulp, scoff, slop, snarf (down), swill, wolf; chew, gnaw (at or on), gum, lap, lick, nibble (on), nurse, pick (at); relish, savor (also savour), taste; banquet, dine, fare, feast, gormandize, pig out, regale; dispatch, polish off; breakfast, lunch, sup; munch, nosh, snack
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