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rapacious
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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excessively greedy — often destructive
  • I promised the dear old faithful friend that I would write to her as soon as I arrived, and put the letter in a safe way to reach her; but in my own mind I resolved that not another cent of her hard earnings should be spent to pay rapacious slaveholders for what they called their property.
    29 — Preparations For Escape (39% in)

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