What is raven?

  • (verb): Obtain or seize by violence.
    See also — Additional definitions below


A raven is one of several larger-bodied members of the genus Corvus—but in Europe and North America the Common Raven is normally implied. They have black plumage and large beaks.

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More definitions of "raven":

  • (verb): Feed greedily.
    Example: "The lions ravened the bodies"
  • (noun): Large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail.
    Synonyms: Corvus corax

Famous quotes containing the word raven:

    The raven himself is hoarse
    That croaks the fatal entrance of Duncan
    Under my battlements.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The raven chides blackness.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Not Hermia but Helena I love.
    Who will not change a raven for a dove?
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)