Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Like a vulture; rapacious.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Vulturous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as vulturine, 2.

Etymologies

vulture +‎ -ish (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • There were men waiters in the conventional garb of waiterdom, and there was Madam, harder looking and more vulturish.

    The Trail of '98 A Northland Romance

  • Valiant Wisdom tilling and draining; escorted by owl-eyed Pedantry, by owlish and vulturish and many other forms of

    Past and Present Thomas Carlyle's Collected Works, Vol. XIII.

  • Wisdom tilling and draining; escorted by owl-eyed Pedantry, by owlish and vulturish and many other forms of Folly; -- the valiant husbandman assiduously tilling; the blind greedy enemy _too_ assiduously sowing tares!

    Past and Present

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