meat-eating meat-eating

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of animals) carnivorous

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Goodes' next-door neighbor is Ray, a meat-eating Christian black man whom they fail to bond with despite all their liberal well-meaning.
  2. An observation: Vegetarian co-eds at the University of Colorado have more efficient digestive apparatus than their meat-eating school mates.

News

  1. Beef-bacon mix makes juicy burger

    I love a good burger as much as the rest of the (meat-eating) American population, maybe even more. That being said, I've eaten some pretty bad ones.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Detroit News

  2. Hot Dogs, Bacon And Red Meat Tied To Increased Diabetes Risk

    A fresh study looks at what happens after people change their meat-eating habits. Those who upped their intake — about 3.5 servings more per week — saw their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes during four years of follow-up increase by almost 50 percent.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Red meat might be delicious, but not as nutritious

    As you prepare your family's Fourth of July menu, consider this. Researchers have found a potential link between eating too much red meat and developing Type 2 diabetes. The researchers tracked a group of people's meat-eating habits and found that people who started eating more red meat saw an almost 50 percent increased risk in developing diabetes. Diabetes is caused by a problem in the way ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Oklahoman

Quotes

  1. "We randomly picked up a bone on the surface," Xu said. "We initially thought it was from the same species as we had discovered before, but minutes later we realised it was from a meat-eating dinosaur."
    on Jul 12, 2007 By: Xu Xing Source: AFP

  2. Professor Poinar added: "This fossil may help us understand when wasps, which were mostly just meat-eating carnivores, turned into bees that could pollinate plants and serve a completely different biological function."
    on Oct 25, 2006 By: George Poinar Source: BBC News

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