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Synonyms for vulture
ˈvʌl tʃərvul·ture

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. vulturenoun

    any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion

    Synonyms:
    marauder, predator, piranha

  2. marauder, predator, vulture, piranhanoun

    someone who attacks in search of booty

    Synonyms:
    piranha, predator, predatory animal, marauder, pirana, caribe

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PPDB, the paraphrase database4.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "vulture":

    vautour, buzzard, two-bit

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#12258predator
#28124piranha
#33062caribe
#34063vulture
#40093buzzard
#52846marauder
#280669vautour

How to use vulture in a sentence?

  1. Derek Lawson:

    With a vulture, its like someone came in with a skinning knife, its all clean cuts. Usually, the hides completely cut off, whereas with a coyote or dogs, itll be torn and jagged.

  2. Suzy Kassem:

    Fear the vulture and the vulture will come. Fear nothing and you are the vulture.

  3. Michihiro Kono:

    We are a company in the boondocks and so we didn't know that much about crowd-funding. We did not have a very good image. We thought of takeovers like vulture funds, but it turned out to be a great system for a company like us.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    It is morally reprehensible that Wall Street vulture funds are demanding that Puerto Rico fire even more teachers, close more schools, cut pensions and slash the minimum wage so that they can reap huge profits off the misery of the people of Puerto Rico.

  5. Erik Gordon:

    Existing shareholders are not taking $400 million worth of dilution. It’s like a standby commitment on the part of YA to buy stock when Lordstown says it needs more money, i was surprised. It’s more like the knight in shining armor than the vulture at the carcass.


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