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1. raven

verb. ['ˈreɪvən'] feed greedily.

Synonyms

  • eat

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed

Etymology

  • hræfn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • raviner (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Raven

  • sarajevan
  • unshaven
  • slaven
  • glavan
  • shaven
  • ravan
  • maven
  • laven
  • lavan
  • kavan
  • haven
  • gaven
  • gavan
  • caven
  • cavan

Sentences with raven


1. Noun, singular or mass
However, many metaphors are used to describe the raven throughout the poem.

Quotes about raven


1. Hey,"said Shadow. "Huginn or Muninn, or whoever you are."The bird turned, head tipped, suspiciously, on one side, and it stared at him with bright eyes."Say 'Nevermore,'"said Shadow."Fuck you,"said the raven.
- Neil Gaiman, American Gods

2. O serpent heart hid with a flowering face!Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave?Beautiful tyrant, feind angelical, dove feather raven, wolvish-ravening lamb! Despised substance of devinest show, just opposite to what thou justly seemest - A dammed saint, an honourable villain!
- William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet

3. Raven?'Yes?'What do you believe in?'I believe in - finding out!
- Ellen Schreiber, Vampire Kisses

2. raven

verb. ['ˈreɪvən'] prey on or hunt for.

Synonyms

  • predate
  • forage

Etymology

  • hræfn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • raviner (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. raven

noun. ['ˈreɪvən'] large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail.

Synonyms

  • Corvus
  • corvine bird
  • Corvus corax

Antonyms

  • eat out
  • eat in
  • reassure
  • postdate

Etymology

  • hræfn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • raviner (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. raven

verb. ['ˈreɪvən'] eat greedily.

Synonyms

  • eat
  • guttle
  • devour

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • denitrify
  • deprive
  • unclasp

Etymology

  • hræfn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • raviner (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. raven

verb. ['ˈreɪvən'] obtain or seize by violence.

Etymology

  • hræfn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • raviner (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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