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to hurt or deceive a group of people, especially people who are weak or can easily be hurt or deceived หาเหยื่อ 

Former policemen have been preying drug suspects and and robbing them or extorting money from them instead of bringing them to justice.

Illegal tour guides and taxi drivers are still preying on both Thai and foreign passengers at Suvarnabhumi airport six years after its opening.

Sharks prey on certain sea ainmals that take away oxygen from the water.

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