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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -ravening-, *ravening*, raven
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
ravening[ADJ] ตะกละตะกลาม, See also: ซึ่งแย่งชิง, Syn. hungry, greedy

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
ravening(แรฟ'เวินนิง) adj. ตะกละ,แย่งชิง,ช่วงชิง n. ความตะกละ,การแย่งชิง,การช่วงชิง

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
ravening    (j) (r a1 v @ n i ng)

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Ravening \Rav"en*ing\, n.
     Eagerness for plunder; rapacity; extortion. --Luke xi. 39.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Ravening \Rav"en*ing\, a.
     Greedily devouring; rapacious; as, ravening wolves. --
     {Rav"en*ing*ly}, adv.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Raven \Rav"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ravened} (r[a^]v"'nd); p.
     pr. & vb. n. {Ravening}.] [Written also ravin, and ravine.]
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     1. To obtain or seize by violence. --Hakewill.
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     2. To devour with great eagerness.
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              Like rats that ravin down their proper bane. --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  ravening
      adj 1: living by preying on other animals especially by catching
             living prey; "a predatory bird"; "the rapacious wolf";
             "raptorial birds"; "ravening wolves"; "a vulturine taste
             for offal" [syn: {predatory}, {rapacious}, {raptorial},
             {ravening}, {vulturine}, {vulturous}]
      2: excessively greedy and grasping; "a rapacious divorcee on the
         prowl"; "ravening creditors"; "paying taxes to voracious
         governments" [syn: {rapacious}, {ravening}, {voracious}]
      3: devouring or craving food in great quantities; "edacious
         vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves";
         "voracious sharks" [syn: {edacious}, {esurient}, {rapacious},
         {ravening}, {ravenous}, {voracious}, {wolfish}]

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