Meaning of “carnivore” in the English Dictionary

"carnivore" in British English

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carnivorenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɑː.nɪ.vɔːr/ us /ˈkɑːr.nə.vɔːr/

(Definition of “carnivore” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"carnivore" in American English

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carnivorenoun [ C ]

us /ˈkɑr·nəˌvɔr, -ˌvoʊr/

an animal that eats meat

carnivorous
adjective [ not gradable ] us /kɑrˈnɪv·ə·rəs/

Lions and tigers are carnivorous.

(Definition of “carnivore” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)