(noun, adjective, verb)


1. Of the color of the raven; jet-black

- raven curls

- raven darkness

- She was a tall, sophisticated, raven-haired beauty.


1. large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail

Definition categories: animal


1. obtain or seize by violence

Definition categories: contact, seize

2. prey on or hunt for

Similar word(s): predate, prey

Definition categories: consumption, forage

3. eat greedily

Similar word(s): devour, guttle, pig

Definition categories: consumption, eat

4. feed greedily

- The lions ravened the bodies

Definition categories: consumption, eat, feed

Sentences with raven as a verb:

- The raven is both a scavenger, who ravens a dead animal almost like a vulture, and a bird of prey, who commonly ravens to catch a rodent.