ravin

play
noun rav·in \ˈra-vən\

Definition of ravin

  1. 1 :  plunder, pillage

  2. 2 a :  an act or habit of preying b :  something seized as prey

Origin and Etymology of ravin

Middle English, from Anglo-French ravine


First Known Use: 14th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up ravin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to trick or confuse (someone)

Get Word of the Day daily email!