Translation of "prey" - English-Spanish dictionary

prey

noun [ no plural ] uk /preɪ/

an animal that is hunted and killed by another animal

presa

(Translation of “prey” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

prey

noun /prei/ (plural prey)

a bird or animal, birds or animals, that is/are hunted by other birds or animals for food

presa
The lion tore at its prey.
beast/bird of prey noun

an animal, eg the lion, or a bird, eg the eagle, that kills and eats others.

animal/ave de rapiña
prey on phrasal verb ( prey upon)

to attack as prey

cazar una presa
Hawks prey upon smaller birds.
prey is a noun or a verb: a bird of prey (not pray); to prey on (not pray on) smaller creatures.

(Translation of “prey” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)