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  • as inplunder
  • as inravage

synonyms for preyed

  • devastate
  • liberate
  • loot
  • pillage
  • ransack
  • requisition
  • rob
  • salvage
  • appropriate
  • burn
  • despoil
  • fleece
  • forage
  • foray
  • grab
  • gut
  • kip
  • lift
  • loft
  • maraud
  • prey
  • prowl
  • raid
  • relieve
  • rifle
  • sack
  • snatch
  • spoil
  • strip
  • depredate
  • knock off
  • knock over
  • lay waste
  • moonlight requisition
  • rip off
  • smash and grab
  • stick up
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antonyms for preyed

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  • give
  • aid
  • guard
  • help
  • protect
  • receive
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How to use preyed in a sentence

However, it also may be a way for the snakes to eat prey that is too large to swallow.
THIS SNAKE RIPS OPEN A LIVING TOAD TO FEAST ON ITS ORGANSERIN GARCIA DE JESUSNOVEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
As they scoop their prey from the water’s surface they may pick up some plastic, too.
POLLUTING MICROPLASTICS HARM BOTH ANIMALS AND ECOSYSTEMSALISON PEARCE STEVENSNOVEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Studies in the South Atlantic show wintering grounds in Brazil and Argentina produce more calves when prey is more abundant, or environmental conditions suggest it should be.
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The bats sense their environments and find prey by calling out and listening for echoes made as those sounds bounce off of objects.
HERE’S WHAT BATS ‘SEE’ WHEN THEY EXPLORE THE WORLD WITH SOUNDCAROLYN WILKEOCTOBER 29, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The Kalahari Desert in southern Africa, in contrast, has a lower density of prey animals and fewer hunting opportunities.
HAS TECHNOLOGY MADE US WORSE HUNTERS?BY HENRY BUNN/OUTDOOR LIFEOCTOBER 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Both build webs where they lie in wait for prey to get caught.
SHOULD I KILL SPIDERS IN MY HOME? AN ENTOMOLOGIST EXPLAINS WHY NOT TOLGBTQ-EDITOROCTOBER 22, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Stone tools at that time may have been tailored for hunting and processing smaller prey, the researchers say.
HOW ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES MAY HAVE HELPED MAKE ANCIENT HUMANS MORE ADAPTABLEBRUCE BOWEROCTOBER 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
I asked Reitze if he himself had fallen prey to the illusion.
WHY YOU DON’T REALLY KNOW WHAT YOU KNOWKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Instead, they use baleen screens to filter seawater and trap tiny prey, such as krill.
WHALES GET A SECOND LIFE AS DEEP-SEA BUFFETSSTEPHEN ORNESOCTOBER 15, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
With the decline or local extinction of a valued animal partner, challenging new demands were imposed on hunters, requiring not only additional or novel prey sources, but associated changes in tool type and hunting strategies as well.
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