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prey on sth

phrasal verb with prey
 
 
/preɪ/ verb
If an animal preys on another animal, it catches it and eats it: Spiders prey on flies and other small insects.Pursuing
Translations of “prey on sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 捕食…
in Russian охотиться, ловить…
in Turkish avlanarak beslenmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 捕食…
in Polish polować na coś/kogoś…
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