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English definition of “be devoured by sth”

be devoured by sth

to feel an emotion, especially a bad emotion, very strongly so that it strongly influences your behaviour: He was devoured by jealousy/hatred.Continually thinking aboutExperiencing and suffering
(Definition of be devoured by sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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