from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Ardent or deeply felt: a consuming interest; a consuming passion.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. very intense


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