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synonyms for vulture

  • hyena
  • magpie
  • rat
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How to use vulture in a sentence

There were still bodies in the cornfields and in mud houses being chewed over by vultures.
SURVIVORS AND FAMILIES OF VICTIMS OF A 1981 EL SALVADOR MASSACRE SEE JUSTICE SLIP AWAY AGAINBY RAYMOND BONNER AND NELSON RAUDA FOR PROPUBLICASEPTEMBER 13, 2021PROPUBLICA
Nearly as soon as national relevance is sniffed, major conferences begin to circle a lesser-known program and its staff like vultures, poaching coaches and sometimes entire teams.
HOW EASY ARE ENCORES FOR UPSTART COLLEGE FOOTBALL PROGRAMS?JOSH PLANOSSEPTEMBER 1, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In the mid-1970s, ZZ Top staged the Worldwide Texas Tour, performing on a Texas-shaped stage home to wagon wheels, corral fences, cactuses and live animals including rattlesnakes, vultures, a longhorn and buffalo.
DUSTY HILL, ZZ TOP BASSIST WITH A LEGENDARY BEARD, DIES AT 72HARRISON SMITHJULY 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“It was like vultures swarming the gas pump, just driving around in circles checking all the pumps,” said Alfonso Forte, a clerk at a Circle K north of Charlotte.
PANIC BUYING STRIKES SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES AS SHUTTERED PIPELINE RESUMES OPERATIONSWILL ENGLUND, ELLEN NAKASHIMAMAY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We did one, and it’s another instance where we’re just like vultures trying to make a quick buck and profit off a culture we don’t have anything to do with.
MEDIA BRIEFING: HOW PUBLISHERS ARE PUSHING PODCASTS TO NEW AUDIENCESTIM PETERSONAPRIL 15, 2021DIGIDAY
Ask the disappointed vulture and the mouth of the muttering earth to tell you, gentlemen passengers!
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
This, with contemptuous indignation, we fling back into their face, as a scorpion to a vulture.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
As the Vulture was of too large a draught to proceed higher, the troops were placed on board the steamers Pluto and Corsair.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
Yellow Vulture has seen the taunts calling the red warriors "women with the hearts of deer."
THE TALKING HORSEF. ANSTEY
Very few birds probably ascend to a height of two thousand feet in the air, the vulture tribe excepted.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
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WORDS RELATED TO VULTURE

  • hyena
  • magpie
  • rat
  • vulture
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.