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devour, devours; devoured; devouring (verbs)
1. To eat greedily or voracously.
2. To destroy, consume, or waste; as, “A tornado devoured a wide area of the State”.
3. To take in eagerly.
4. To swallow up, to engulf.

Synonyms: gorge, gobble up, bolt, stuff, cram down; also, by extension: read eagerly, peruse intently, absorb wholly, engulf, and engross.

This entry is located in the following unit: vor-, vora-, -vore, -vorous, -vores, -vora, -vory (page 3)
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(Latin: eat, eating; consume, consuming; ingest, ingesting; devour, devouring; feeding on)