An organism that lives by preying on other organisms.(noun)
One that victimizes, plunders, or destroys, especially for one's own gain.(noun)
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Use "predator" in a sentence
"The term predator conjures up images of horror in most people."
"Once I stand, even if he doesn't pick me up immediately with his 270-degree vision, he'll see my shadow and know instantly that a predator is above him."
"Because a child predator is exactly the same as two consenting adults?"