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Detailed Translations for devouring from English to Swedish


devouring [the ~] noun

  1. the devouring

Translation Matrix for devouring:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
slukande devouring swallowing
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- avid; esurient; greedy
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
slukande consumptive

Related Words for "devouring":

Synonyms for "devouring":

Related Definitions for "devouring":

  1. (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous1
    • fierce devouring affection1


to devour verb (devours, devoured, devouring)

  1. to devour
    förtära; uppsluka
    • förtära verb (förtär, förtärde, förtärt)
    • uppsluka verb (uppslukar, uppslukade, uppslukat)
  2. to devour (consume)
    • sluka verb (slukar, slukade, slukat)
  3. to devour (swallow up; nibble; nybble)
    svälja; sluka; förtära; uppsluka
    • svälja verb (sväljer, sväljde, svalt)
    • sluka verb (slukar, slukade, slukat)
    • förtära verb (förtär, förtärde, förtärt)
    • uppsluka verb (uppslukar, uppslukade, uppslukat)

Conjugations for devour:

  1. devour
  2. devour
  3. devours
  4. devour
  5. devour
  6. devour
simple past
  1. devoured
  2. devoured
  3. devoured
  4. devoured
  5. devoured
  6. devoured
present perfect
  1. have devoured
  2. have devoured
  3. has devoured
  4. have devoured
  5. have devoured
  6. have devoured
past continuous
  1. was devouring
  2. were devouring
  3. was devouring
  4. were devouring
  5. were devouring
  6. were devouring
  1. shall devour
  2. will devour
  3. will devour
  4. shall devour
  5. will devour
  6. will devour
continuous present
  1. am devouring
  2. are devouring
  3. is devouring
  4. are devouring
  5. are devouring
  6. are devouring
  1. be devoured
  2. be devoured
  3. be devoured
  4. be devoured
  5. be devoured
  6. be devoured
  1. devour!
  2. let's devour!
  3. devoured
  4. devouring
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for devour:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
uppsluka absorption; annexation; enrollment; enrolment; incorporation; purchase; take-over
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
förtära devour; nibble; nybble; swallow up
sluka consume; devour; nibble; nybble; swallow up consume; eat; eat heartily; eat hungrily; feast upon; gorge; gormandise; gormandize; gourmandize; have a meal; have dinner; have something to eat; having a good feed; quench; relieve; take something; tuck into; work inside
svälja devour; nibble; nybble; swallow up accumulate; bottle up; digest; gulp; gulp down; pen up; stomach; swallow; take in
uppsluka devour; nibble; nybble; swallow up
- consume; down; go through; guttle; pig; raven

Related Words for "devour":

Synonyms for "devour":

Related Definitions for "devour":

  1. eat greedily1
    • he devoured three sandwiches1
  2. eat immoderately1
  3. destroy completely1
    • Fire had devoured our home1
  4. enjoy avidly1
    • She devoured his novels1

Wiktionary Translations for devour:

  1. to eat greedily

Cross Translation:
devour sluka engloutir — Avaler gloutonnement