Sentence for devour | Use devour in a sentence

Sentences with devour in them. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use devour in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for devour.

  • I deserve they should devour me alive. (8)
  • To conceive her aversion was to burn her and devour her. (10)
  • But he who claims in spirit to be flower, Will find them both an air that doth devour. (10)
  • But it must be done, or the Philistine will be as the locust in his increase, and devour the green blades of the earth. (10)
  • Idea of the senses, bred For the senses to snap and devour: Thin as the shell of a sound In delivery, withered in light. (10)
  • Stealing about on tiptoe, seeking what she might devour, she found four small jam tarts and ate them, while the cook snored softly. (8)
  • Maid and man, and man and maid, Who each other would devour Elsewhere, by the chase betrayed, There are comrades, led by her, Maid-preserver, man-maker. (10)

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Definition of devour:

  • devour, de-vowr’, v.t. to swallow greedily: to eat up: to consume or waste with violence or wantonness: to destroy: to gaze intently on. | n. devour’er. | adj. devour’ing. | adv. devour’ingly. | n. devour’ment. (0)

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