What is another word for ravening?

Synonyms for raveningraven·ing

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term ravening.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. predatory, rapacious, raptorial, ravening, vulturine, vulturousadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    wolfish, rapacious, marauding, vulturine, predacious, raptorial, esurient, ravenous, voracious, edacious, predaceous, predatory, raiding, vulturous

    Antonyms:
    nonaggressive, unaggressive, abstemious, unacquisitive

  2. rapacious, ravening, voraciousadjective

    excessively greedy and grasping

    "a rapacious divorcee on the prowl"; "ravening creditors"; "paying taxes to voracious governments"

    Synonyms:
    wolfish, rapacious, vulturine, raptorial, esurient, ravenous, voracious, edacious, predatory, vulturous

    Antonyms:
    nonaggressive, abstemious, unaggressive, unacquisitive

  3. edacious, esurient, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, voracious, wolfishadjective

    devouring or craving food in great quantities

    "edacious vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves"; "voracious sharks"

    Synonyms:
    esurient, wolflike, starved, famished, vulturous, sharp-set, rapacious, greedy, raptorial, predatory, edacious, voracious, ravenous, wolfish, avid, devouring(a), vulturine

    Antonyms:
    unacquisitive, nonaggressive, abstemious, unaggressive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. raveningadjective

    Synonyms:
    RAVENOUS

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. raveningadjective

    Synonyms:
    rapacious, insatiable, predatory, ferocious

How to pronounce ravening?

How to say ravening in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#12315avid
#18694greedy
#28529predatory
#30333starved
#53157raiding
#65061voracious
#65151ravenous
#89522marauding
#108194rapacious
#113562famished
#190114wolfish
#212898ravening
#298779predaceous

How to use ravening in a sentence?

  1. Jesus:

    Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves. Ye shall know them by their fruits.

Images & Illustrations of ravening

  1. ravening
    ravening
    ravening
    ravening
    ravening

Translations for ravening

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for ravening »

Translation

Find a translation for the ravening synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"ravening." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Oct. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/ravening>.

Discuss these ravening synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for ravening?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    What a good antonym for the word Respect?
    • A. All options are correct
    • B. Despise
    • C. Contempt
    • D. Disrespect

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for ravening: