voracious
1. [ adjective ] excessively greedy and grasping
Synonyms: ravening rapacious
Examples:

"a rapacious divorcee on the prowl" "ravening creditors" "paying taxes to voracious governments"

Related terms: acquisitive
2. [ adjective ] devouring or craving food in great quantities
Synonyms: esurient rapacious ravening ravenous wolfish edacious
Examples:

"edacious vultures" "a rapacious appetite" "ravenous as wolves" "voracious sharks"

Related terms: gluttonous
Similar spelling:   voraciously
  veracious