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Of, or relating to a predator.
Latin praedātōrius plundering from praedārī to plunder from praeda booty ghend- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin praedatorius.
The predatory smile crossed his face.
His predatory smile made her pulse fly.
His predatory gaze was on her.
Five sets of predatory eyes fell to her, as if realizing there was a lame lamb in their midst.
He resigned the office of guardian, and betook himself again to a wandering life and a desultory and predatory warfare against the English.
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