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ravening (adj.)

"voracious, savage," late 14c., present-participle adjective from an extinct verb ravine, raven "to prey, to plunder, devour greedily" (mid-14c.), from Old French raviner, ravinier "to seize, pillage" (see raven (v.)). It is etymologically related to ravenous, but not to raven (n.). Related: Raveningly.

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Definitions of ravening from WordNet

ravening (adj.)
living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey;
ravening wolves
Synonyms: predatory / rapacious / raptorial / vulturine / vulturous
ravening (adj.)
excessively greedy and grasping;
ravening creditors
Synonyms: rapacious / voracious
ravening (adj.)
devouring or craving food in great quantities;
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