rapacious

suomi-englanti sanakirja

rapacious englannista suomeksi

  1. ahmattimainen

  2. ahne

  3. saalistava

  1. ahne, saaliinhimoinen

rapacious englanniksi

  1. Voracious; avaricious.

  2. (syn)

  3. (quote-book)

  4. (quote-journal)

  5. Given to taking by force or plundering; aggressively greedy.

  6. (quote-book)|translator=Ninian Hill Thomson|title=(w)|chapter=Prince (Hill Thomson)/Chapter XIX|Chapter XIX|passage=A Prince (...) sooner becomes hated by being rapacious and by interfering with the property and with the women of his subjects, than in any other way.

  7. Subsisting off live prey.

  8. (quote-book)|title=The Prairie|chapter=Prairie/Chapter XIII|Chapter XIII|passage= Even the rapacious birds appeared to comprehend the nature of the ceremony, for (...) they once more began to make their airy circuits above the place(...)