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From Old Galician-Portuguese avuitor, voitre, from Latin vulturem. Compare Spanish buitre.
- Hyphenation: a‧bu‧tre
abutre m (plural abutres)
- vulture in general, or Old World vulture more specifically (cf. urubu)
- Synonym: urubu
- (figuratively, colloquial, derogatory) ambulance chaser, vulture (person who profits from the suffering of others)
- (figuratively, colloquial, derogatory) usurer
- (figuratively, colloquial, derogatory) a cruel person
- (figuratively, colloquial, derogatory) a rapacious person
- “abutre” in iDicionário Aulete.
- “abutre” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2023.
- “abutre” in Michaelis Dicionário Brasileiro da Língua Portuguesa.
- “abutre” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.
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