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synonyms for omnivorous

  • gluttonous
  • greedy
  • predatory
  • ravenous
  • voracious
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How to use omnivorous in a sentence

Fat Bear Week celebrates Ursidae body image in the best way, as these omnivorous mammals are gorging before hibernation.
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It is quite within the limits of probability, for instance, that the man-ape at an early date became omnivorous in its diet.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
The young gorilla which was kept in captivity at Berlin became quite omnivorous in its diet.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
She was an omnivorous reader, especially of philosophic works, and very fond of discussing what she read.
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They have a prejudice against milk; but in the matter of other sorts of food are omnivorous.
THE ETHNOLOGY OF THE BRITISH COLONIES AND DEPENDENCIESROBERT GORDON LATHAM
Like many Edinburgh shopkeepers, Mr. Traill was a man of superior education and an omnivorous reader.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
For the main novel-public is quite omnivorous, and almost absolutely uncritical of what it devours.
THE ENGLISH NOVELGEORGE SAINTSBURY
The above and other isopods feed on various animal and vegetable substances, some species being quite omnivorous in habit.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The Black Bream (Cantharus lineatus) is an omnivorous feeder, and will take both animal and vegetable baits.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
In many cases the only indication of a thirst for knowledge is an omnivorous appetite for exceedingly poor novels.
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WORDS RELATED TO OMNIVOROUS

  • cannibal
  • flesh-eating
  • hungry
  • omnivorous
  • predatory
  • rapacious
  • covetous
  • devouring
  • edacious
  • gorging
  • gourmandizing
  • greedy
  • gross
  • hoggish
  • insatiable
  • never full
  • omnivorous
  • piggish
  • piggy
  • prodigious
  • rapacious
  • ravening
  • ravenous
  • starved
  • starving
  • unquenchable
  • wolfish
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