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Pronunciation: /preɪ/

Translation of prey in German:


pl. same
  • 1 (animal[s]) Beute, die beast/bird of prey Raubtier, das/, -vogel, der


  • prey [up]on [Raubtier, Raubvogel] schlagen (plunder) ausplündern [Person] Jagd machen auf (+ Akk.) prey [up]on sb's mind jmdm. keine Ruhe lassen

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