marauding, predatory, raiding(adj)
characterized by plundering or pillaging or marauding
"bands of marauding Indians"; "predatory warfare"; "a raiding party"
predatory, rapacious, raptorial, ravening, vulturine, vulturous(adj)
living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey
"a predatory bird"; "the rapacious wolf"; "raptorial birds"; "ravening wolves"; "a vulturine taste for offal"
predaceous, predacious, predatory(adj)
living by or given to victimizing others for personal gain
"predatory capitalists"; "a predatory, insensate society in which innocence and decency can prove fatal"- Peter S. Prescott; "a predacious kind of animal--the early geological gangster"- W.E.Swinton
Of, or relating to a predator.
Living by preying on other living animals.
Exploiting or victimizing others for personal gain.
Origin: From praedatorius.
characterized by plundering; practicing rapine; plundering; pillaging; as, a predatory excursion; a predatory party
hungry; ravenous; as, predatory spirits
living by preying upon other animals; carnivorous
Origin: [L. praedatorius, fr. praedari to plunder, fr. praeda prey. See Prey.]
The numerical value of predatory in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of predatory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of predatory in a Sentence
This is about predatory behavior of a sitting President that has the right to be heard.
Criminal: A person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.
A criminal is a person with predatory instincts who has not sufficient capital to form a corporation.
In competition terms it's predatory pricing. The use of a scale advantage to disadvantage competitors.
Over the past week, we disabled comments from tens of millions of videos that could be subject to predatory behavior.
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