fall prey/victim to sth/sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “fall prey/victim to sth/sb” in the English Dictionary

"fall prey/victim to sth/sb" in British English

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fall prey/victim to sth/sb

to ​suddenlybegin to ​suffer as a ​result of something or someone ​bad: Police ​fear that more ​seniorcitizens could fall ​prey to the ​thieves.
(Definition of fall prey/victim to sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fall prey/victim to sth/sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 深受…之害, 成为…的牺牲品…
in Chinese (Traditional) 深受…之害, 成為…的犧牲品…
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“fall prey/victim to sth/sb” in British English

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