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prey

1. an animal hunted or captured by another for food
2. bird or beast of prey a bird or animal that preys on others for food
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In Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Thailand, "parliamentary democracies have fallen prey to the diseases of authoritarianism, violence and strident populism," reports Victor Mallet for the Financial Times.
Stating that he has accepted Ajmal's apology, Whatmore hailed Ajmal as a 'very nice person' and said that he had fallen prey to a few tricky questions.
Karachi -- Hundreds of people have fallen prey to Karachi violence where the law enforcers are not safe in city, with targeted-killings claiming lives of at least 93 police and Rangers officers this year, a report said on Friday.
AFTER moving to the US to star in House, Hugh Laurie seems to have fallen prey to that tedious LA thing of taking yourself faaaaar too seriously.
Thankfully, Roth hasn't fallen prey to the politically correct mandate against gender specific nouns that might have resulted in dreadful constructions like "Everyman/ Woman," "Every Person" or "Every Being.