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predatory

adjective bloodthirsty, carnivorous, depredatory, devouring, greedy, living by prey, lupine, pillaging, plundering, praedabundus, praedatorius, predative, raiding, rapacious, raptorial, ravaging, ravening, ravenous, spoliatory, voracious, vulturine, vulturous, wolfish
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The promise to help her find another job has been forgotten: so, as Herb predatorily realises (along with us), Isabel is now without a job or anywhere to live.
England had not played badly, with Steven Gerrard just as energetic, Beckham just as hungry and Owen just as predatorily eager as they were in Germany.
Anyone with a real grievance to air has every right to feel cheated out of the half-page you gave to whining about allegations that Starbucks operates predatorily in the upscale coffee market (On the Line, April issue).