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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very hungry. Also: Greedy.

Usage examples (36)
  • Knowledge creates doubt, and doubt makes you ravenous for more knowledge.
  • He’d been hungry himself before, but he’d never understood the term ravenous until he watched her eat.
  • The word "ravenous" scarcely indicates their condition!
  • Not much-maligned "ravenous" White women snatching successful brothers from the fold. for more
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