carnivorous Tweet Definition of carnivorous Like Definition of carnivorous on Facebook
  1. Of, or relating to carnivores, or the taxonomic order Carnivora.
  2. predatory, Predatory or flesh-eating.
  3. (botany) insectivorous, Insectivorous: capable of trapping insects and absorbing nutrient from them.
    Etymology: From carnivorus (flesh-eating).

    Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for carnivorous for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.


      Words Starting With:
      Words Ending With:
      Words Containing:
      Words That Match:

     Translate Into:
    Dutch   French   German
    Italian   Spanish
        Show results per page.

    Browse the Dictionary
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

    Dictionary content provided from under the GNU Free Documentation License
    Allwords Copyright 1998-2020 All rights reserved.