from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Ardent or deeply felt: a consuming interest; a consuming passion.
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- v. Present participle of consume.
- adj. holding the full attention, for example a consuming passion for wiki
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. taking up most of one's attention; ardent.
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- adj. very intense
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