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predatory
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The House of Mirth
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  • Yes, he would be kind—Lily, from the threshold, had time to feel—kind in his gross, unscrupulous, rapacious way, the way of the predatory creature with his mate.

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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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