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English definition of “fall prey/victim to sth/sb”

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fall prey/victim to sth/sb

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