vulture (adj.) Old form(s): vultur
ravenous, devouring, rapacious
Luc.556[of Lucrece and Tarquin] Her sad behaviour feeds his vulture folly
Ven.551[of Venus approaching Adonis] Whose vulture thought doth pitch the price so high / That she will draw his lips' rich treasure dry
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