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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Joy turns to heartache as Liz, Daz, Aiden and Beth come to terms with the impossibility of their all-consuming desire.
With its eerie, abandoned home and damaged characters, you'll need a will of iron to put this all-consuming read down before the end.
The place of June's dreams exists but it has fallen into dangerous disrepair as a result of her all-consuming sadness.
Young readers (KS1) will learn all about food and more specifically about photosynthesis and plants--what the latter need to stay alive and how crucial the food chain is to living things, including us: all-consuming omnivores.
[USA], June 7 (ANI): Post an all-consuming divorce battle with Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt is focusing on himself.
Among specific topics are defining youth at risk, identifying and preventing mood disorders in children and adolescents, the secret and all-consuming obsessions: eating disorders, death in the classroom: violence in schools, nowhere to turn: the young face of homelessness, and a nation at risk: bullying among children and adolescents.
It's all-consuming, these new lives you're suddenly responsible for.
Summary: 'This job requires 100 per cent commitment and is all-consuming'
'Ah, I am not going to be the first man undone by an all-consuming love, I know,' he continued.
I'm suddenly being sent scripts with present-day women who aren't raped in the first five pages and aren't simply there to be the loving girlfriend or wife" Actress Keira Knightley on a "mood change" in Hollywood "The Tories' all-consuming Brexit chaos has meant complete inaction in every other area of government" Labour MP Debbie Abrahams "Turning God into some kind of celestial insurance policy is just mental" Archbishop of Canterbury The Most Rev Justin Welby
"While this is manageable every now and again, it can quickly become all-consuming if not dealt with properly and it's concerning to learn that many workers aren't sleeping well because of workplace stress.