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rapacious meaning and definition

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RAPACIOUS adjective

Definition of rapacious (adjective)

  1. living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey
  2. excessively greedy and grasping
    • "a rapacious divorcee on the prowl"; "ravening creditors"; "paying taxes to voracious governments"
    • synonyms: ravening, voracious
  3. devouring or craving food in great quantities
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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