Meaning of “ravening” in the English Dictionary

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"ravening" in British English

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raveningadjective

uk /ˈræv.ən.ɪŋ/ us /ˈræv.ən.ɪŋ/

literary (especially of wild animals) violently hunting for food:

ravening wolves

A ravening group of people try to get what they want in a forceful way:

She said that she was tired of being pursued by ravening journalists.

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