Voracious Definition

vô-rāshəs, və-
Greedy in eating; devouring or eager to devour large quantities of food; ravenous; gluttonous.
Webster's New World
Very greedy or eager in some desire or pursuit; insatiable.
A voracious reader.
Webster's New World

Origin of Voracious

  • From Latin vorāx vorāc- from vorāre to swallow, devour

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin vorāx, from vorō (“I devour").

    From Wiktionary

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