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rapacity (n.)

"predaceous disposition; act or practice of seizing by force," 1540s, from French rapacité (16c.), from Latin rapacitatem (nominative rapacitas) "greediness," from rapax (genitive rapacis) "grasping, plundering," from rapere "seize" (see rapid).

updated on April 20, 2021

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Definitions of rapacity from WordNet

rapacity (n.)
extreme gluttony;
Synonyms: edacity / esurience / rapaciousness / voracity / voraciousness
rapacity (n.)
reprehensible acquisitiveness; insatiable desire for wealth (personified as one of the deadly sins);
Synonyms: avarice / greed / covetousness / avaritia
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