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Meaning of HERBIVOROUS

Pronunciation:  hur'bivurus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  feeding only on plants
 

HERBIVOROUS is a 11 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: anthophagous, anthophilous, baccivorous, carpophagous, fruit-eating(a), grass-eating(a), phytophagic, phytophagous, phytophilous, plant-eating(a)
 
 Antonyms: carnivorous, insectivorous, omnivorous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Her*biv"o*rous\, a. (Zo["o]l.)
Eating plants; of or pertaining to the Herbivora.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: cannibal, cannibalistic, carnivorous, commensal, dietetic, dining, eating, feeding, flesh-eating, fruitarian, gastronomic, gluttonous, grain-eating, graminivorous, granivorous, grass-eating, insect-eating, insectivorous, lactovegetarian, man-eating, meat-eating, mensal, nourishing, nutritious, omnivorous, omophagous, pantophagous, phytivorous, phytophagous, plant-eating, postprandial, prandial, predacious, preprandial, vegetable-eating, vegetarian
 

 

 

 

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