Meaning of vulture
Pronunciation: (vul'chur), [key]
- any of several large, primarily carrion-eating Old World birds of prey of the family Accipitridae, often having a naked head and less powerful feet than those of the related hawks and eagles.
- any of several superficially similar New World birds of the family Cathartidae, as the turkey vulture.
- a person or thing that preys, esp. greedily or unscrupulously: That vulture would sell out his best friend.
- vulture (Thesaurus)