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devour
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
eat rapidly and completely — usually due to being very hungry
  • Then they broke out into the sunlight and for a while they were busy finding and devouring food as they moved down the scar toward the platform and the meeting.
    p. 31.9
devouring = eating rapidly and completely
There are no more uses of "devour" in Lord of the Flies.

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