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  1. predacious, predaceousadjective

    hunting and killing other animals for food

    Synonyms:
    predaceous, predatory

    Antonyms:
    omnivorous, insectivorous, unacquisitive, herbivorous

  2. predaceous, predacious, predatoryadjective

    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

    Synonyms:
    rapacious, marauding, vulturine, raptorial, ravening, vulturous, predatory, raiding, predaceous

    Antonyms:
    herbivorous, insectivorous, omnivorous, unacquisitive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. predaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    rapacious, PREDATORY

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