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Definition 1: take up mentally - [verb of cognition]

Samples where ingest or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe

Synonyms for ingest in the sense of this definition

(ingest is a kind of ...) gain knowledge or skills

"She learned dancing from her sister" "I learned Sanskrit" "Children acquire language at an amazing rate"

(... is a kind of ingest ) receive into the mind and retain

"Imbibe ethical principles"

Definition 2: serve oneself to, or consume regularly - [verb of consumption]

Samples where ingest or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Have another bowl of chicken soup!
  • I don't take sugar in my coffee

Synonyms for ingest in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of ingest ) eat human flesh

(... is a kind of ingest ) take up as if with a sponge

(... is a kind of ingest ) take a sample of

"Try these new crackers" "Sample the regional dishes"

(... is a kind of ingest ) fill to satisfaction

"I am sated"

(... is a kind of ingest ) take in food; used of animals only

"This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat" "What do whales eat?"

(... is a kind of ingest ) consume

"She didn't touch her food all night"

(... is a kind of ingest ) consume alcohol

"We were up drinking all night"

(... is a kind of ingest ) take in liquids

"The patient must drink several liters each day" "The children like to drink soda"

(... is a kind of ingest ) take in solid food

"She was eating a banana" "What did you eat for dinner last night?"

(... is a kind of ingest ) eat a meal; take a meal

"We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls" "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"

(... is a kind of ingest ) take or consume (regularly or habitually)

"She uses drugs rarely"

(... is a kind of ingest ) take solid or liquid food into the mouth a little at a time either by drinking or by eating with a spoon

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