More; he was a shepherd dog turned poacher, depredator, wolf!
By the by, Miss Buff, have you discovered yet the depredator of your poultry-yard?
But when Will declared their intention of watching that night for the depredator, her anger vanished in fear.
Between these a constant stream of patrols is kept up, so that no depredator can do very much damage without detection.
The prince felt the attack so impudently made upon him, and immediately seized the depredator by the collar.
The depredator who is fortunate enough to escape the former, is seldom able to elude the latter.
It is not now the gate which is shut, but the moor; and that not against the depredator, but against the peaceful wayfaring man.
Seeing the boy scudding away at such a rapid pace, he very naturally concluded him to be the depredator, and, shouting Stop thief!
It would seem as if it was too well screened: it was in such a spot as any depredator would be apt to explore.
Fortunately the parish-priest, who is an expert shot, succeeded in killing the depredator.