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ingest

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of ingest

  1. 1 to take in as food claims that the average person ingests considerably more calories than is necessary or desirable Synonyms of ingest consume, eat, partake (of), put away, put down, tuck (away or in)Words Related to ingest digest, 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

  2. 2 to take into the stomach through the mouth and throat ingested the foul-tasting medicine with only the greatest difficulty Synonyms of ingest down, get down, swallowWords Related to ingest drink, guzzle, imbibe, knock back, sip; bolt, devour, gobble (up or down), gulp, ingurgitate; consume, eat, mouth (down), put away, sup; gorge, scarf, scoff, wolf; chew, gnaw (at or on), lap, lick, munch, nibble (on), peck (at), ruminate; dispatch, finish, polish off



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