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raven2

rav·en2

raven2

pronunciation:
reI vn
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: ravened, ravening, ravens
definition 1: to eat greedily; devour.
similar words:
gobble
definition 2: to pursue quarry in a predatory way; search hungrily for prey.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to feed on greedily; tear into.
similar words:
gobble
 
part of speech: noun
definition: plundering or robbing.
similar words:
depredation, plunder