prey for

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  • You're easy prey for the first one that lands on your back. Cited from Planet of the Damned, by Harry Harrison
  • In turn, they are prey for a variety of fish and birds.
  • She was ready now to punish her prey for that look of doubt in his eyes. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • The fish is prey for many other animals, as well.
  • At the end, the society became an easy prey for hunger and civil war.
  • In some areas where they are common, crayfish can be important prey for this species.
  • We are all the better prey for them! Cited from A Modern Telemachus, Charlotte M Yonge
  • The killing of natural prey for daily food is not murder. Cited from The Minds and Manners of Wild Animals, by Hornaday
  • Sometimes Phaeacius takes a more active approach, especially if without prey for a week or more.
  • Well, there would be prey for some one. Cited from Taras Bulba, et. al, by Nikolai Gogol
  • Here was no security, and we would have been easy prey for any hunting animal that chanced along. Cited from Before Adam, by Jack London
  • Does a lion roar in the forest when there is no prey for him? Cited from Stories of the Prophets, by Isaac Landman
  • He has kept his scenters of human prey for ever at my heels. Cited from Caleb Williams, by William Godwin
  • The elk has traditionally been a very important prey for the people of the north.
  • These, therefore, are the persons that are the prey for this sin. Cited from The Riches of Bunyan, by Rev. Jeremiah Chaplin
  • It plays an important role in the food chain by serving as prey for other predatory fish living in these areas.
  • They later end up as prey for the title antagonist.
  • And they will not turn on one another whilst prey for their greed lies ready to their jaws. Cited from El Dorado, by Baroness Orczy [More Pimpernel]
  • Since the populations are usually in groups in small areas, they are easy prey for animals such tayras.
  • The females guard their eggs until they hatch, and catch prey for their young.
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