quarry (n):
animal hunted or caught for food
Related Word: prey
quarry (n):
a surface excavation for extracting stone or slate
a British term for `quarry' is `stone pit'
quarry (n):
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
he fell prey to muggers.
everyone was fair game.
the target of a manhunt

Related Words: preytarget
quarry (v):
extract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry
quarry marble
14 words in a day, 5000 words in a year | 5000 Most Common English Words
Powered By  rentanadviser.com | WordNet | TDK (Türk Dil Kurumu)
Next Proverb

A dog is a dog through a golden collar is put around its neck

Altın tasma da taksan köpek, köpektir.

Dictionary-Translator Addon for Firefox: