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rapacity Line breaks: rap|acity
Pronunciation: /rəˈpasɪti/

Definition of rapacity in English:


[mass noun]
Aggressive greed: the rapacity of landowners seeking greater profit from their property
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  • It is not an effective instrument for protecting our people from the greed and rapacity of outsiders.
  • No situation, however obscure, or however sacred, escaped the rapacity of the enemy.
  • It's precisely that rapacity, that appetite, that makes them who they are, that allows them to recognize themselves.

Words that rhyme with rapacity

audacity, capacity, fugacity, loquacity, mendacity, opacity, perspicacity, pertinacity, pugnacity, sagacity, sequacity, tenacity, veracity, vivacity, voracity
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