Synonyms of consumption in English:

consumption


See definition of consumption

noun

1‘the fish were declared unfit for human consumption’

SYNONYMS
eating, devouring, ingestion, swallowing, gobbling, gobbling up
drinking, imbibing
formal manducation

2‘the consumption of fossil fuels’

SYNONYMS
using up, use, utilization, expending, expenditure
depletion, exhaustion
waste, wasting, squander, squandering, draining, dissipation, dissipating

3‘his mother had died of consumption’

SYNONYMS
tuberculosis, pulmonary tuberculosis, TB, wasting disease, emaciation
archaic phthisis