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voracious
used in Catch-22

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Definition
excessively greedy; or devouring or craving food in great quantities
  • Hungry Joe ate voraciously, gnawed incessantly at the tips of his fingers, stammered, choked, itched, sweated, salivated, and sprang from spot to spot fanatically with an intricate black camera with which he was always trying to take pictures of naked girls.
    Chapter 6 — Hungry Joe (12% in)
  • The smell of a fresh egg snapping exotically in a pool of fresh butter carried a long way on the Mediterranean trade winds and brought General Dreedle racing back with a voracious appetite, accompanied by his nurse, who accompanied him everywhere, and his son-in-law, Colonel Moodus.
    Chapter 13 — Major De Coverley (55% in)
  • Almost unconsciously, he picked up a plum tomato from the top of one of the bushels and took a voracious bite.
    Chapter 21 — General Dreedle (11% in)

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