1. [ verb ] (food) feed greedily

"The lions ravened the bodies"

Related terms: feed
2. [ verb ] (food) eat greedily
Synonyms: gulp guttle pig devour

"he devoured three sandwiches"

Related terms: eat hog
3. [ verb ] (food) prey on or hunt for
Synonyms: predate prey

"These mammals predate certain eggs"

Related terms: forage predation
4. [ verb ] obtain or seize by violence
Related terms: seize seize
5. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1358
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 10578
7. [ noun ] (zoology) large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail
Synonyms: Corvus_corax
Related terms: corvine_bird Corvus
Similar spelling:   Ravenna