praedari

praedari
index plunder, prey

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  • prédateur — prédateur, trice [ predatɶr, tris ] n. m. et adj. • 1547; lat. prædator, de præda « proie » 1 ♦ Vx Pillard, homme qui vit de rapines, de butin. 2 ♦ (1913) Animal qui se nourrit de proies, et par ext. Végétal qui se développe aux dépens d un autre …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • prédatrice — ● prédateur, prédatrice adjectif (latin praedator, de praedari, piller) Se dit des espèces animales qui se nourrissent de proies vivantes. ● prédateur, prédatrice (synonymes) adjectif (latin praedator, de praedari, piller) Se dit des espèces… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • prear — (del lat. «praedāri»; ant.) tr. *Apresar o *saquear. * * * prear. (Del lat. praedāri). tr. ant. Apresar, saquear, robar …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Depredate — Dep re*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depredated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depredating}.] [L. depraedatus, p. p. of depraedari to plunder; de + praedari to plunder, praeda plunder, prey. See {Prey}.] To subject to plunder and pillage; to despoil; to lay… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depredated — Depredate Dep re*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depredated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depredating}.] [L. depraedatus, p. p. of depraedari to plunder; de + praedari to plunder, praeda plunder, prey. See {Prey}.] To subject to plunder and pillage; to despoil;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Depredating — Depredate Dep re*date, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Depredated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Depredating}.] [L. depraedatus, p. p. of depraedari to plunder; de + praedari to plunder, praeda plunder, prey. See {Prey}.] To subject to plunder and pillage; to despoil;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Predation — Pre*da tion, n. [L. praedatio, fr. praedari to plunder.] The act of pillaging. E. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Predatory — Pred a*to*ry, a. [L. praedatorius, fr. praedari to plunder, fr. praeda prey. See {Prey}.] 1. Characterized by plundering; practicing rapine; plundering; pillaging; as, a predatory excursion; a predatory party. A predatory war. Macaulay. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prede — Prede, v. i. [L. praedari. See {Prey}.] To prey; to plunder. [Obs.] Holinshed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prey — Prey, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Preyed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Preying}.] [OF. preier, preer, L. praedari, fr. praeda. See {Prey}, n.] To take booty; to gather spoil; to ravage; to take food by violence. [1913 Webster] More pity that the eagle should be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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