ingest ingest  /ɪn ˈdʒɛst/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) serve oneself to, or consume regularly
  2. (v) take up mentally

Usage(s):

  1. We negate death to the point that a gentle man is forced to struggle without the use of arms or legs to devise a way to obtain and ingest cyanide.
  2. We negate death to the point that a gentle man is forced to struggle without the use of arms or legs to devise a way to obtain and ingest cyanide.
  3. As the bacteria ingest the manure at a temperature of 120, they give off a gas that is 65% methane.

News

  1. Duluth City Council votes to license retailers of synthetic drugs

    In its ongoing efforts to combat the sale and use of synthetic drugs, the Duluth City Council passed ordinances Monday night that require retailers of the products to be licensed by the city and that make it illegal for anyone to smoke, ingest, inject or snort any product that's labeled as being not for human consumption.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Fargo Forum

  2. Media darling pig Chris P. Bacon hams it up before UF hernia operation

    Chris P. Bacon, Florida's most famous pot bellied pig, scooted around the grounds of the large animal hospital at the University of Florida on Monday looking for palmetto berries to ingest.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Gainesville Sun

  3. Today's Dumbass: Guy Drinks Soy Sauce On Dare, Goes Into Coma

    Credit: Matthew O'Shea As long as guys have walked the earth, we've dared one another to ingest dumb stuff. Cavemen probably figured out which plants and berries were poisonous by calling their friends p*ssies. But sometimes, you've gotta back down from a food-based challenge. Case in point, a 19-year-old Virginian who drank a quart of [...]
    on June 10, 2013     Source: MTV

Quotes

  1. "He's improving progressively. The problem is that at first he didn't ingest food, now he is ingesting food and that has helped him significantly," Rodriguez told Venezuelan state television.
    on Feb 8, 2007 By: Ali Rodriguez Araque Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Thinking back to when he was 16, Robbie says: "It was at Shelleys (nightclub) where I had my first acid experience. We were in Golden Hill, in someone's kitchen probably. I was given a tiny piece of paper to ingest. E's were too expensive for the...
    on Nov 24, 2008 By: Robbie Williams Source: Mirror.co.uk

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