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Adjective: ravening  ra-vu-ning
  1. Living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey
    "ravening wolves";
    - predatory, rapacious, raptorial, vulturine, vulturous
  2. Excessively greedy and grasping
    "ravening creditors";
    - rapacious, voracious
  3. Devouring or craving food in great quantities
    "ravening vultures";
    - edacious, esurient, rapacious, ravenous, voracious, wolfish
Verb: raven  rey-vun
  1. Obtain or seize by violence
  2. Hunt for as food
    - prey, predate[2]
  3. Eat greedily
    "he ravened three sandwiches";
    - devour, guttle, pig
  4. Feed greedily
    "The lions ravened the bodies"

See also: acquisitive, aggressive, gluttonous

Type of: eat, feed, forage, seize

Encyclopedia: Raven, Nebraska