An animal which is able to consume both plants (like a herbivore) and meat (like a carnivore).
‘Bears are omnivores: they can eat plants, but they also eat fish.’;
One who is usually or primarily vegetarian, but not strictly so.
a person who eats all kinds of foods
(of a person) Being a flexitarian.
an animal that feeds on both animal and vegetable substances
(of food, a diet, etc.) Being what a flexitarian might eat.
An omnivore () is an animal that has the ability to eat and survive on both plant and animal matter. Obtaining energy and nutrients from plant and animal matter, omnivores digest carbohydrates, protein, fat, and fiber, and metabolize the nutrients and energy of the sources absorbed.