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īn-sūmō sūmpsī, sūmptus, ere,

to take for, apply, expend: ut nullus teruncius insumatur in quemquam: non est melius quo insumere possis, H.: Nullum ultra verbum, quin amares, etc., waste no word, to hinder, etc., H.—Fig., to apply, employ, bestow: nullā operā insumptā, without effort: frustra operam, L.—To take to oneself, assume: interficiendi domini animum, Ta.

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