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prey (n):
animal hunted or caught for food
prey (n):
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
Samples
he fell prey to muggers.
everyone was fair game.
the target of a manhunt

Related Words: target
prey (v):
prey on or hunt for
Samples
These mammals predate certain eggs
Related Words: predate
prey (v):
profit from in an exploitatory manner
Samples
He feeds on her insecurity
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Don’t count your chickens before they are hatched

Dereyi görmeden paçaları sıvama.
You should not count on something before it happens. or You should not expect all of your hopes to be fulfilled.


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