all-consuming

all-consuming

adj
taking up all of someone's time and attention
Translations

all-consuming

[ˈɔːlkənˈsjuːmɪŋ] ADJ [passion, interest] → absorbente
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Ah, I am not going to be the first man undone by an all-consuming love, I know,' he continued.
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Mr Balls said: "I would love to be part of Ed's Labour Government but what I do next is not an all-consuming passion.
She added that it is all-consuming, it's debilitating, as a person cannot move, cannot do or think of anything else for the sake of a wound that nobody including themselves can see.
Effectively inflammatory in depicting the characters' uphill battle against corrupt, male-dominated systems, the film reps an opportune vehicle for thesp Jang Young-nam to deliver an all-consuming perf.
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Ms Bailey said: "For the past 10 years I have had the privilege of being CEO of Trinity Mirror, a fascinating and all-consuming role.
McGuire, a California addiction counselor and the spouse of an alcoholic, has written The Progression Tree, an empathic but realistic guide to assisting individuals affected by all-consuming codependency.
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You would have to walk a mile in a manager's shoes to experience the stresses and strains of a job that is all-consuming.
com is meant to help you run a more efficient business, to help you pick the right partners, to help you grow your business, to make your practice less all-consuming, I'm well aware that many of you are quite happy to have a practice that affords you enough of an income to meet your needs and those of your family while also serving a manageable number of clients.