Mayberry had no banks, however, as squalid and rapacious as mine.
The jury found it easier to see her as the rapacious sinner than as the beautiful blue-eyed saint.
Along the way, a succession of other rapacious characters flock to the Spindle Gallery.
He cites Alexander Hamilton, who wrote that human beings are “ambitious, vindictive, and rapacious.”
When liberals warn of rapacious hunters, loggers, and financiers, they have a point.
The number of people annually slain by these rapacious tyrants of the woods is almost incredible.
On the other hand, the officials were inquisitorial and rapacious.
Like a flash he darted toward the bait and it disappeared in his rapacious maw.
In the time of nidification the most feeble birds will assault the most rapacious.
Their tribute was paid through a rapacious agent to a foreign landlord.