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Devour meaning

devour - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. eat greedily; " he devoured three sandwiches"
  2. 2. enjoy avidly; " She devoured his novels"
  3. 3. To eat up with greediness; to consume ravenously; to feast upon like a wild beast or a glutton; to prey upon.
  4. 4. To enjoy with avidity; to appropriate or take in eagerly by the senses.
  5. 5. To eat ravenously; consume.

devour - examples of usage

  1. " While you bite and devour one another, you are all mismanagers. - "Daniel Defoe", William Minto.
  2. In a few minutes he struck again, and this time rose with a fine fish, which he carried to the shore to devour at leisure. - "Ways of Wood Folk", William J. Long.
  3. How these ragged banditti do devour everything. - "Ahead of the Army", W. O. Stoddard.
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