Meaning of “voracious” in the English Dictionary

"voracious" in British English

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voraciousadjective

uk /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs/ us /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs/
voraciously
adverb uk /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs.li/ us /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs.li/
voraciousness
noun [ U ] uk /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs.nəs/ us /vəˈreɪ.ʃəs.nəs/

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

"voracious" in American English

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voraciousadjective

us /vəˈreɪ·ʃəs, vɔ-/

needing a lot of something to be satisfied:

Wolves are voracious eaters.
As a child, I had a voracious appetite for books.

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