Definition of Ravin

1. a. Ravenous.



2. n. Food obtained by violence; plunder; prey; raven.

3. v. t. & i. See Raven, v. t. & i.

Definition of Ravin

1. to raven [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: raven

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ravin

ravenous
ravenously
ravenousness
ravenousnesses
ravens
raver
ravers
raves
ravewear
ravier
raviers
ravigote
ravigotes
ravigotte
ravigottes
ravin (current term)
ravine
ravined
ravinement
ravinements
ravines
raving
raving mad
ravingly
ravings
ravining
ravins
ravioli
ravioli code
raviolini

Literary usage of Ravin

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1. Plant Disease and Its Relation to Animal Life by E F Wright, Armand de Mormès Saint-Hilaire, Lèon Lecestre (1906)
"Les bords de ce ravin... étoient fort étroits et fort élevés; ... Les bords du ravin qui couvre le centre et la droite des ennemis... étoient aussi fort ..."

2. Annual Report by Indiana Building and Loan Association Dept (1909)
"REPORT OF ravin'GS HANKS FROM SEPTEMBER 30, 1910, TO SEPTEMBER 30, 1911. Five Savions Bänke. ... ravin ..."

3. History of the Twenty-ninth Division, "Blue and Gray," 1917-1919 by John Abram Cutchins, George Scott Stewart (1921)
"... by the French in the Bois d'Ormont, and only a slight penetration into the woods was made by them. Two strong counter attacks, one on the ravin de ..."

4. The Expositor edited by Samuel Cox, William Robertson Nicoll, James Moffatt (1899)
"God grant His people a pure conscience able to try His Word ! WE BARNES. 1 Though Nature, red in tooth and claw, With ravin, shrieked against his creed. ..."

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