- The definition of an omnivore is someone or something that eats meats and plants.
An example of an omnivore is a human.
People are omnivores.
omnivore definition by Webster's New World
Origin: ; from Modern Latin omnivora (pl.), old designation for the group containing the pig ; from Classical Latin neuter plural of omnivorus: see omnivorous
omnivore definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- An omnivorous person or animal.
- One that takes in everything available, as with the mind.
Origin: From New Latin Omnivora, omnivores, from neuter pl. of Latin omnivorus, omnivorous; see omnivorous.
omnivore - Cultural Definition
An animal whose normal diet includes both plants and animals. Human beings and bears, for instance, are omnivores.
omnivore - Medical Definition
omnivore - Science Definition
- omnivorous omnivorous adjective