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rapacious
(adj)
rǝ-PAY-shǝs
Meaning

fiercely greedy

1st Sample Sentence

Sharks are rapacious hunters of other fish, but in fact they rarely attack humans.

Root

rapere (to seize, carry off) (Latin)

Mnemonics

read rapacious as rupeecious. So a person who is greedy must have rupees on his mind.

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