Synonyms & Antonyms : Consumption





Consumption



( Noun )


The
consumption of beer did not go down when the price was raised.

Synonyms:

Extinction

Decline

Waste

Expenditure

Dissipation

Destruction

Contextual Examples:

Government has taken several steps to protect he species of animals facing
extinction.

The number of lions in India is on the
decline these years.

The enemy laid
waste in a number of villages before retreated.

The typhoon caused great
destruction in Manila last year.

Although his income has increased considerably, his
expenditure still exceeds his income.

He
dissipates his energies in productive works. That is why he remains short of funds.



Antonyms:

Preservation

Increase

Gain

Income

Accumulation

Addition

Contextual Examples:

Preservation is the first law of a healthy life.

There has been a tremendous
increase in food grains production during the last decade.

There is a phenomenal
gain in the national product this year.

My
income has increased more than my expenditure in recent years. Hence I have accumulated some savings.




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