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English definition of “devour”

devour

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪˈvaʊər/
FOOD to eat something quickly because you are very hungry: I watched him devour a whole packet of biscuits.EatingBiting, chewing and swallowing
BOOK to read something quickly and enthusiasticallyReading
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