Meaning of 餮

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Pinyin: tiè
English Definition: gluttonous; see 饕餮 , zoomorphic mask motif
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 18; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (eat) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
饕餮 tāo tiè ferocious mythological animal, the fifth son of the dragon king; zoomorphic mask motif, found on Shang and Zhou ritual bronzes; gluttonous; sumptuous (banquet)
饕餮之徒 tāo tiè zhī glutton; gourmand; by extension, person who is greedy for power, money, sex etc
饕餮大餐 tāo tiè cān great meal fit for dragon's son (idiom); sumptuous banquet
饕餮纹 tāo tiè wén zoomorphic mask motif
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Example Sentences
Voracious Dragon can devour any type of creatures, not just Goblins .
For each creature that Voracious Dragon devoured, this ability checks its creature type as it last existed in play to see if it was a Goblin at that time.