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Noun: vulture  vúl-chu(r)
  1. Any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
  2. Someone who attacks in search of booty
    - marauder, predator, piranha

Derived forms: vultures

Type of: aggressor, assailant, assailer, assaulter, attacker, bird of prey, raptor, raptorial bird

Encyclopedia: Vulture, Italy