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Pronunciation of Devours: Learn how to pronounce Devours in English correctly

Learn how to say Devours correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word devour:

[with object]
1eat (food or prey) hungrily or quickly:
he devoured half of his burger in one bite
(of fire or a similar force) destroy completely:
the hungry flames devoured the old house
2read quickly and eagerly:
she spent her evenings devouring the classics
3 (be devoured) be totally absorbed by a powerful feeling:
she was devoured by need
Middle English: from Old French devorer, from Latin devorare, from de- ‘down’ + vorare ‘to swallow’