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1. carnivorous

adjective. ['kɑːrˈnɪvɝəs'] (used of plants as well as animals) feeding on animals.

Synonyms

  • piscivorous
  • predaceous
  • meat-eating
  • zoophagous
  • predacious

Antonyms

  • insectivorous
  • omnivorous
  • unacquisitive
  • phytophilous

Etymology

  • carnivorus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Carnivorous

  • insectivorous
  • omnivorous
  • herbivorous

How do you pronounce carnivorous?

Pronounce carnivorous as kɑrˈnɪvərəs.

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