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predatory
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Hard Times
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  • Further, she was lady paramount over certain vaults in the basement, sharply spiked off from communication with the predatory world; and over the relics of the current day’s work, consisting of blots of ink, worn-out pens, fragments of wafers, and scraps of paper torn so small, that nothing interesting could ever be deciphered on them when Mrs. Sparsit tried.

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  • As if he senses her glance, Marcus turns and looks Helene over with a predatory gaze of ownership that makes my hands itch to strangle him.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • I generally spent the class drawing predatory zeppelins and armies of bears in my math notebook.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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