Part of speech:
Very interesting; engrossing
Occupying one's complete attention; wholly absorbing:
Causing or capable of causing harm; injurious.
The definition of urgent is something pressing or important, or something that requires immediate attention.
Catching and holding the full attention
The definition of overwhelming is something that is overpowering, great in amount or strength.
To gulp or eat rapidly
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To remove the contents or important elements of; empty out or exhaust:
(Informal, vulgar) To perform oral sex on someone.
To dine; eat.
To put to use; make practical or profitable use of
To consume or use up:
(Intransitive) To pass away; to come to naught; to waste away; to decay and disappear.
To dominate or use to the exclusion of others:
Gulp is defined as to swallow or inhale quickly or deeply.
To use up; consume:
To dwindle is defined as to slowly be reduced or become smaller.
To use (up) or spend by drinking alcoholic liquor
To extract or obtain by pressing or squeezing:
To use (candles, lights, heaters, etc.)
The definition of annihilate means to completely destroy.
To obsess is to think about someone or something to an extreme extent.
To pull down, tear down, or smash to pieces (a building, etc.)
To destroy a whole collection of related ideas, beliefs, and strongly held opinions.
Employ is defined as to give someone work for pay, or to put someone or something to use.
To fatigue or spend emotionally or physically:
To engage wholly or deeply; absorb:
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
(Informal) To say or utter. Used chiefly in verbal narration:
To finish is defined as to complete, use up or give the final touches to.
To complete, transact, or dispose of promptly:
Store is defined as to put away or to stock.
To pick, pluck, or collect by picking; harvest
To collect payments, contributions, etc.
To ignore or disregard
To a sound degree; deeply:
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
To save from decay by the use of some preservative substance, such as as sugar or salt; to season and prepare (fruits, meat, etc.) for storage.
To take up or fill up (space, time, etc.)
(--- Physics) To raise (an atom, for example) to a higher energy level.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
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