Examples of predator in a Sentence
predators like bears and wolves
The population of rabbits is controlled by natural predators.
a corporate predator acquiring business rivals
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The conservancy, based in North Carolina, protects heritage cows by tracking their status and conducting rare-breed rescues to retrieve dwindling herds in areas threatened by predators or development.
Her body is discovered by Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner), a hunter for the wildlife service whose job is to eliminate wolves, cougars and other predators dining on domestic livestock.
Almost all theropods—the group of fierce predators that included Tyrannosaurus rex—were hypercarnivorous, eating a diet of more than 70% meat.
A predator must carefully select his prey, and young black women are perpetually among the most in need, the most abused, and the least likely to tell.
The mechanism is used to freak out predators and coat their jaws in a sticky, transparent cloud that allows the hagfish to escape.
Birdhouses The first rule of buying birdhouses is, don’t buy ones with perches: Predators use them to get closer to their prey.
But now, he's wandered into a place full of predators who are way, waaay out of his league.
With these predators gone, the snail population exploded.
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PREDATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of predator for English Language Learners
: an animal that lives by killing and eating other animals : an animal that preys on other animals
: a person who looks for other people in order to use, control, or harm them in some way
PREDATOR Defined for Kids
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