time-con|sum|ing

time-con|sum|ing
time-con|sum|ing «TYM kuhn SOO mihng», adjective.
taking up much or too much time: »

a time-consuming and expensive process.


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  • con|sum´mate|ly — con|sum|mate «verb. KON suh mayt; adjective. kuhn SUHM iht», verb, mat|ed, mat|ing, adjective. –v.t. 1. to bring to completion; realize; fulfill: »His ambition was consummated when he won the prize. SYNONYM( …   Useful english dictionary

  • con|sum|mate — «verb. KON suh mayt; adjective. kuhn SUHM iht», verb, mat|ed, mat|ing, adjective. –v.t. 1. to bring to completion; realize; fulfill: »His ambition was consummated when he won the prize. SYNONYM( …   Useful english dictionary

  • time-consuming — time con|sum|ing [ taım kən,sumıŋ ] adjective something that is time consuming takes a long time to do …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • consume — con•sume [[t]kənˈsum[/t]] v. sumed, sum•ing 1) to destroy or expend by use; use up 2) to eat or drink up; devour 3) to destroy, as by decomposition or burning: Fire consumed the forest[/ex] 4) to spend (money, time, etc.) wastefully 5) to absorb; …   From formal English to slang

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  • un — un·abridged; un·accountable; un·answered; un·aware; un·balance; un·be; un·believe; un·bending; un·blown; un·bolted; un·bound; un·cal·low; un·certain; un·cial; un·ci·form; un·cle; un·clean·ly; un·co; un·collectible; un·comely; un·common;… …   English syllables

  • trespass — tres·pass 1 / tres pəs, ˌpas/ n [Anglo French trespas violation of the law, actionable wrong, from Old French, crossing, passage, from trespasser to go across, from tres across + passer to pass]: wrongful conduct causing harm to another: as a: a… …   Law dictionary

  • o — abi·o·log·i·cal; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom; ab·o·li·tion·ism; ab·o·li·tion·ist; ab·o·li·tion·ize; ab·o·ma·sal; ab·o·ma·sum; ac·an·thol·o·gy; ac·an·thop·o·dous; acar·i·dol·o·gist; ac·a·ri·nol·o·gy; acar·i·o·sis;… …   English syllables

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