verb (used with or without object), noun

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Related Words for ravin

prize, aim, game, quest, prey, victim, objective, chase, meat, quarry, fowl, fish, kill, ravin

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Contemporary Examples of ravin

Historical Examples of ravin

  • "So this is the Eileen you have been ravin' about for years," she said.

    Her Father's Daughter

    Gene Stratton-Porter

  • Well she was a ravin'-distracted after my husband herself, but it's a long story.

  • And if I'd stayed there much longer and listened to their ravin's there'd have been another one.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • We'll both be stark, ravin' distracted if we keep on this way.

    Thankful's Inheritance

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • And as for ravin' about him afterwards—well, you never can tell, can you?


    Sewell Ford

British Dictionary definitions for ravin



an archaic spelling of raven 2
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