voracious


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Synonyms for voracious

Synonyms for voracious

wanting to eat or drink more than one can reasonably consume

desiring or craving food

having an insatiable appetite for an activity or pursuit

Synonyms for voracious

excessively greedy and grasping

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devouring or craving food in great quantities

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Stratis the economist of the group launches into one of many monologues found throughout the book: "The Voracious are not interested in the production of goods they have been swindled by the opportunity of easy profits.
Local businesses are worried that the noise will cause a decline in tourism, and the frogs' voracious appetite for insects could deplete an important food source for several.
You understand that voracious capitalism is her prey and, even though the finger is pointed in your direction, you're much too mesmerized to duck.
The combination of brisk weather and glacier hikes can stir a voracious appetite, and Argentina is a country of culinary delights.
As THE NEW AMERICAN has reported in the past, there is very strong evidence suggesting that Arafat was a voracious, practicing homosexual and pederast for most of his life.
39-inch stripes with colorful pop circles; through the looking glass, Bruno Peinado, a rising figure on the French scene, created a raucous and voracious exhibition around a huge open book .
User and investor sales activity remains voracious as well.
His memories were gone, but a voracious appetite and strange visions became the norm.
Thanks to a spate of high-profile corporate scandals, C-level executives are the latest, greatest bad guy to enter the crosshairs of a voracious news media and an even more voracious class action industry.
Traveling at 15 miles per hour, the voracious swarm devastated crops and ate each other.
Despite their three-pound weight and two-foot maximum length, these docile-looking members of the weasel family are quite voracious in taking on prairie dogs that often are larger, weigh more and put up a fight.
Foresters in Chicago, New York and other eastern states have been fighting a pitched battle with the Asian long-horned beetle, a voracious black insect imported from China that bores into hardwood trees, especially maple.
His friend and "secretary," Catherine McAuley, notes that he is a voracious reader and still writes something every day.
Even in these stressful times of voracious demands for increased accountability, an emphasis on doing serves children and feeds the beast.
Their choices include books that are likely to allow African American children to see themselves represented positively in literature--in hopes of broadening horizons beyond the schoolyard and creating new generations of curious and voracious readers.