It was an irresistible feast for ravenous culture warriors on both sides.
A voracious reader, and a ravenous consumer of all media, Brown has always been able to talk a good game.
Today, as our ravenous offspring turns 2, Ms. Brown sits down and subjects herself to another grilling.
late 14c., "obsessed with plundering, extremely greedy," from Old French ravinos, of people, "rapacious, violent," of water, "swift-flowing," from raviner "to seize," from ravine "violent rush, robbery" (see ravine). Meaning "voracious, very hungry" is from early 15c. Related: Ravenously; ravenousness.