devour

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[dɪ'vaʊə(r)]
[dɪˈvaʊr]

vt.

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  • 吞灭;
  • 吞吃;
  • 吞食;
  • 吞没
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1. Larger fish devour the smaller ones.
大鱼吃小鱼。

来自《现代汉英综合大词典》

2. Insects would make it impossible for us to live in the world; they would devour all our crops and kill our flocks and herds, if it were not for the protection we get from insect-eating animals.
昆虫会使我们无法在这个世界上生存:如果不是由于食虫动物的保

来自《用法词典》

3. When one of the pack falls through weakness, the others devour him.
要是有一个狼因为羸弱而倒下,其它的狼就会把它吞吃下去。

来自英汉文学 - 嘉莉妹妹

4. Sometimes they burrow through the cheeks and devour the tongue.'
有时它们先咬面颊,再吃舌头。”

来自英汉文学

5. The big fish continued to devour the little ones.
那条大鱼继续吞吃小鱼。

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1. VERB 狼吞虎咽地吃;吞食 If a person or animal devours something, they eat it quickly and eagerly. 
  • A medium-sized dog will devour at least one can of food per day...

    中型犬每天至少要吃掉一罐狗粮。

  • She devoured half an apple pie.

    她狼吞虎咽地吃下了半个苹果派。

2. VERB 如饥似渴地阅读;热切地看 If you devour a book or magazine, for example, you read it quickly and with great enthusiasm. 
  • She began devouring newspapers when she was only 12.

    年仅 12 岁时,她就开始如饥似渴地阅读报纸。

vt.

1. 狼吞虎咽地吃光; 贪婪地读[看, 听]

  • The lions devoured a zebra in a short time.
  • 狮子一会儿就吃掉了一匹斑马。

2. 耗尽, 挥霍掉

3. 津津有味地看;如饥似渴地读

4. 吞没;吞噬;毁灭

Verb

1. destroy completely;

  • "Fire had devoured our home"

2. enjoy avidly;

  • "She devoured his novels"

3. eat immoderately;

  • "Some people can down a pound of meat in the course of one meal"

4. eat greedily;

  • "he devoured three sandwiches"

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