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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Devouring or craving food in great quantities; Excessively greedy and grasping; Living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey.

Usage examples (29)
  • Verb (used without object) : to raven like an animal
  • Or fierce sun's ravening might, or searching blast
  • Sword-ravening had held for an hundred of seasons,
  • Drave the strong North, or shrilled the ravening East, for more
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