Been devoured by - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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be devoured by (something)
To be dominated or overwhelmed by a particular emotion. I was totally devoured by anger the last time I saw my enemy.
be devoured by something be filled with a strong emotion that seems to control you: She was devoured by envy and hatred.
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An official of the Badin administration had disclosed that over 31,000 acres of land of the district had already been devoured by