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quarry

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of quarry

  1. an animal that is hunted or killed <a hunter relentlessly tracking his quarry> Synonyms chase, preyRelated Words game; kill, victim; beast, brute, creature, critter; targetNear Antonyms carnivore; chaser, hunter, pursuer; killer, murdererAntonyms predator





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