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adjective as in carnivorous

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“A friend of mine started hosting the ‘meat-lympics,’ a meat-eating competition, after we launched the site,” says Amason.

This happy, hearty meat-eating is a fresh rejoinder to a strain of puritanical feminism that equated meat with patriarchy.

Women are taking butchery classes and embracing the new compassionate meat-eating ethos.

Kari had no objection to wine drinking, but he did not like meat-eating men any more than he liked meat-eating tigers.

The meat-eating animals, too, must be in good trim, as they are compelled to chase their game daily.

The exigencies of war enforced restriction of meat eating, and the nation was bettered thereby.

Above all, there must be no limitation of meat-eating except in the robust.

It is doubtful if any but meat-eating people can stand long-continued labour without exhaustion: the Chinese may be an exception.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to meat-eating, such as: cannibalistic, flesh-eating, omophagous, and predacious.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.