Sentence Examples


  • Ant-mimicking spiders have been seen now and again to devour their models.
  • If they had, they would devour all who passed near them.
  • Most earthworms live in the soil, which they devour as they burrow through it.
  • The yellow maggots devour the seeds and thus ruin the crop. When deformed fruits are noticed they should be picked off and burned immediately.
  • Her eyes widened, then ran over him as if she were appraising a sinful dessert, ready to devour it.