HyperDic: carnivorous

English > 2 senses of the word carnivorous:
ADJECTIVEpertcarnivorousrelating to or characteristic of carnivores
allcarnivorous(used of plants as well as animals) feeding on animals
carnivorous > pronunciation
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > carnivorous: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or characteristic of carnivores.
Example"the lion and other carnivorous animals"
Catalancarnívor, haragijale
Nounscarnivorea terrestrial / terrestrial or aquatic flesh-eating mammal
English > carnivorous: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(used of plants as well as animals) feeding on animals.
Example"carnivorous plants are capable of trapping and digesting small animals especially insects"
Categoryplant, flora, plant life(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
Narrowerflesh-eating, meat-eating, zoophagous(of animals) carnivorous
piscivorousfeeding on fishes
predacious, predaceoushunting and killing other animals for food
Oppositeherbivorousfeeding only on plants
insectivorous(of animals and plants) feeding on insects
omnivorousfeeding on both plants and animals
Catalancarnívor, haragijale

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