Thesaurus

raptorial

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of raptorial

living by killing and eating other animals
  • the place of raptorial birds in the park's ecosystem

Synonyms for raptorial

Words Related to raptorial

Near Antonyms for raptorial

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about raptorial

Time Traveler for raptorial

Time Traveler

The first known use of raptorial was in 1825

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Raptorial.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/raptorial. Accessed 11 December 2019.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on raptorial

Dictionary: Definition of raptorial

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with raptorial

Nglish: Translation of raptorial for Spanish Speakers

Comments on raptorial

What made you want to look up raptorial? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

heavy with or as if with moisture

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!