beasts of prey

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  • Then they went on till they came up to two large beasts of prey. Cited from Pilgrims Progress/One Syllable, Mary Godolphin
  • Take hope from the heart of man, and you make him a beast of prey. Cited from Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida, by Ouida
  • There were not so many now of these human beasts of prey. Cited from The Scarlet Plague, by Jack London
  • I told him that was better than to be beasts of prey. Cited from A Romance of the Republic, by Lydia Maria Francis Child
  • No beast of prey, not even the white man, will destroy his own stock supply of food. Cited from Animal Sanctuaries in Labrador, by William Wood
  • He has next to take birth as a beast of prey. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • More and more he became like a beast of prey. Cited from Isobel, by James Oliver Curwood
  • She had been a beast of prey all her life. Cited from The Dark House, by I. A. R. Wylie
  • A plan is running in my head, a plan worthy of a little beast of prey. Cited from The Life of the Fly, by J. Henri Fabre
  • Why should anyone seek his life, trying to pick him off as if he were a beast of prey? Cited from The Sword of Antietam, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • There's no mighty difference between one beast of prey and another. Cited from The Amazing Marriage by George Meredith, v5
  • To have touched him would have been like touching some wild beast of prey. Cited from The Head of the House of Coombe, by F Burnett
  • A beast of prey he is, if ever there was one. Cited from The Chequers, by James Runciman
  • Grushnitski kept following her like a beast of prey, and would not let her out of his sight. Cited from A Hero of Our Time, by M. Y. Lermontov
  • Are they those that have given the tiger and the beast of prey free and full range of the life? Cited from Levels of Living, by Henry Frederick Cope
  • Public hunts were ordered, and every effort made to keep down beasts of prey. Cited from An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800, by Cusack
  • The forest is full of deer-tracks, and beasts of prey cannot be far off. Cited from Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works, by Ka*alida*asa
  • Unaided by weapons, he could hardly hold his own against any of the beasts of prey. Cited from The Science of Human Nature, by William Henry Pyle
  • He has then to become a beast of prey, and then an ass. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • The battle-madness was upon them, and they were no longer men, but beasts of prey. Cited from The Ward of King Canute by Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
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