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Definition 1: large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for raven in the sense of this definition

(raven is a kind of ...) birds of the crow family

(... is a member of raven) type genus of the Corvidae: crows and ravens

Definition 2: eat greedily - [verb of consumption]

Samples where raven or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he devoured three sandwiches

Synonyms for raven in the sense of this definition

(raven is a kind of ...) take in solid food

"She was eating a banana" "What did you eat for dinner last night?"

Definition 3: feed greedily - [verb of consumption]

Samples where raven or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The lions ravened the bodies

(raven is a kind of ...) take in food; used of animals only

"This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat" "What do whales eat?"

Definition 4: prey on or hunt for - [verb of consumption]

Samples where raven or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • These mammals predate certain eggs

Synonyms for raven in the sense of this definition

(raven is a kind of ...) wander and feed

"The animals forage in the woods"

Definition 5: obtain or seize by violence - [verb of contact]

(raven is a kind of ...) take or capture by force

"The terrorists seized the politicians" "The rebels threaten to seize civilian hostages"

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