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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: rapacious, *rapacious*
English-Thai: NECTEC's Lexitron-2 Dictionary [with local updates]
rapacious[ADJ] โลภ, See also: ตะกละ, ละโมบ, Syn. avaricious, greedy
rapacious[ADJ] ชั่วร้าย, See also: เป็นภัย, Syn. berserk, murderous
rapacious[ADJ] แย่งชิง, See also: ช่วงชิง, เบียดเบียน, Syn. predatory, ravening

English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
rapacious(ระเพ'เชิส) adj. โลภ,ละโมบ,ตะกละ,ช่วงชิง,แย่งชิง,ปล้นสะดม, See also: rapacity n.

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
rapacious(adj) งก,ตะกละ,ละโมบ,โลภ

CMU English Pronouncing Dictionary
RAPACIOUS    R AH0 P AE1 SH AH0 S

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
rapacious    (j) (r @1 p ei1 sh @ s)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (2 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Rapacious \Ra*pa"cious\ (r[.a]*p[=a]"sh[u^]s), a. [L. rapax,
     -acis, from rapere to seize and carry off, to snatch away.
     See {Rapid}.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. Given to plunder; disposed or accustomed to seize by
        violence; seizing by force. " The downfall of the
        rapacious and licentious Knights Templar." --Motley.
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     2. Accustomed to seize food; subsisting on prey, or animals
        seized by violence; as, a tiger is a rapacious animal; a
        rapacious bird.
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     3. Avaricious; grasping; extortionate; also, greedy;
        ravenous; voracious; as, rapacious usurers; a rapacious
        appetite.
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              [Thy Lord] redeem thee quite from Death's rapacious
              claim                                 --Milton.
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     Syn: Greedy; grasping; ravenous; voracious.
          [1913 Webster] -- {Ra*pa"cious*ly}, adv. --
          {Ra*pa"cious*ness}, n.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  rapacious
      adj 1: living by preying on other animals especially by catching
             living prey; "a predatory bird"; "the rapacious wolf";
             "raptorial birds"; "ravening wolves"; "a vulturine taste
             for offal" [syn: {predatory}, {rapacious}, {raptorial},
             {ravening}, {vulturine}, {vulturous}]
      2: excessively greedy and grasping; "a rapacious divorcee on the
         prowl"; "ravening creditors"; "paying taxes to voracious
         governments" [syn: {rapacious}, {ravening}, {voracious}]
      3: devouring or craving food in great quantities; "edacious
         vultures"; "a rapacious appetite"; "ravenous as wolves";
         "voracious sharks" [syn: {edacious}, {esurient}, {rapacious},
         {ravening}, {ravenous}, {voracious}, {wolfish}]

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