Sentence Examples

  • The men silently devoured their food and then helped her clean up the camp.
  • She devoured the steaks.
  • Meanwhile his indiscriminate appetite for reading had begun to fix itself more and more decidedly upon history; and the list of historical works devoured by him during this period of chronic ill-health is simply astonishing.
  • To avenge the death of his son, Minos demanded that seven Athenian youths and seven maidens should be sent every ninth year to be devoured by the Minotaur.
  • The name excited his curiosity, and he eagerly devoured hundreds of pages.