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devour /dɪˈvaʊə $ -ˈvaʊr/ verb [transitive]

بلعیدن ، فرو بردن ، حریصانه خوردن
- eat, consume, gobble, gulp, guzzle, polish off (informal), swallow, wolf
- destroy, annihilate, consume, ravage, waste, wipe out
- enjoy, read compulsively or voraciously, take in
Contrasted words: avoid, eschew, shun
Related Idioms: eat like a horse, eat one's head off
Related Words: demolish, destroy, ruin, wreck, dissipate, squander, delight (in), enjoy, rejoice (in), relish, revel (in), feast (on), gloat (over or on)
English Thesaurus: eat, have, feed on something, consume, munch (on) something, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

devour /dɪˈvaʊə $ -ˈvaʊr/ verb [transitive]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: devorer, from Latin vorare 'to swallow']

1. to eat something quickly because you are very hungry:
The boys devoured their pancakes.

2. to read something quickly and eagerly, or watch something with great interest:
He devoured science fiction books.

3. be devoured by something to be filled with a strong feeling that seems to control you:
Cindy felt devoured by jealousy.

4. literary to destroy someone or something:
Her body had been almost entirely devoured by the disease.

5. to use up all of something:
a job that devours all my energy

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADV. eagerly, greedily, hungrily He devoured the food greedily.
quickly The animal quickly devoured its prey.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی devour) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.13 : 2166
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