Ingest - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈdʒest|  American pronunciation of the word ingest
Brit.  |ɪnˈdʒest|  British pronunciation of the word ingest

verb

- serve oneself to, or consume regularly (syn: consume, have, take, take in)
- take up mentally (syn: absorb, assimilate, take in)

Examples

The drug is more easily ingested in pill form.

...claims that the average person ingests considerably more calories than is necessary or desirable...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: ingest
he/she/it: ingests
present participle: ingesting
past tense: ingested
past participle: ingested
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