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Spiders usually catch their prey by building webs.
a hired killer stalking his prey
Homeless children were easy prey for drug dealers and pimps in the capital.
The refugees fell prey to criminal gangs.
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a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable
a type of Mexican food that consists of pieces of tortilla (=thin flat bread) heated with beans...
Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on
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Definition of prey from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.