devouring

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{s} avid, greedy; passionately or excessively desirous
present participle of devour
(often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous; "avid for adventure"; "an avid ambition to succeed"; "fierce devouring affection"; "the esurient eyes of an avid curiosity"; "greedy for fame"
devour
To eat quickly, greedily, or hungrily; to eat by swallowing large bits of food with little or no chewing
devour
{v} to eat ravenously, consume, waste
all-devouring(a)
(of animals) both plant-eating and flesh-eating
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enjoy avidly; "She devoured his novels"
devour
eat greedily; "he devoured three sandwiches"
devour
{f} prey upon, tear to pieces; gobble, consume, gorge
devour
To enjoy with avidity; to appropriate or take in eagerly by the senses
devour
eat greedily; "he devoured three sandwiches" eat immoderately; "Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal" destroy completely; "Fire had devoured our home" enjoy avidly; "She devoured his novels
devour
enjoy avidly; "She devoured his novels
devour
If a person or animal devours something, they eat it quickly and eagerly. A medium-sized dog will devour at least one can of food per day
devour
eat immoderately; "Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"
devour
To eat up with greediness; to consume ravenously; to feast upon like a wild beast or a glutton; to prey upon
devour
To seize upon and destroy or appropriate greedily, selfishly, or wantonly; to consume; to swallow up; to use up; to waste; to annihilate
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If you devour a book or magazine, for example, you read it quickly and with great enthusiasm. She began devouring newspapers when she was only 12
devour
destroy completely; "Fire had devoured our home"
devour
To eat fast, greedily, or hungrily; to eat by swallowing large bits of food with little or no chewing
devouring

    Турецкое произношение

    dîvauırîng

    Произношение

    /dəˈvouərəɴɢ/ /dɪˈvaʊɜrɪŋ/

    Этимология

    [ di-'vau(&)r, dE- ] (transitive verb.) 14th century. Middle English, from Middle French devourer, from Latin devorare, from de- + vorare to devour; more at VORACIOUS.

    Слово дня

    exiguous
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