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devour


devour

verb

Definition of DEVOUR

1
to destroy all trace of <a series of devastating storms devoured the beach on the south side of the island>
Synonyms devour, eat (up)
3
to swallow or eat greedily <the starving villagers simply devoured the relief food>
Related Words overeat, pig out, swill
Near Antonyms nibble, peck, pick

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