Definition of ravenous
- ravenous wolves
- a ravenous appetite
By the time dinner was ready, we were ravenous.
we were ravenous after our canoe paddling, and the chili bubbling over the campfire smelled heavenly
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: very hungry
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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