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How Do You Spell PREY?

Correct spelling for the English word "prey" is [p_ɹ_ˈeɪ], [pɹˈe͡ɪ], [pɹˈe‍ɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Plural form of PREY is PREYS

Definition of PREY

  1. That which is or may be seized by animals or birds to be devoured; hence, a person given up as a victim.

Anagrams of PREY

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Common Misspellings for PREY

Below is the list of 369 misspellings for the word "prey".

Similar spelling words for PREY

Usage Examples for PREY

  1. As Jack came within a few yards of his prey, the man raised his rifle and commanded: " Halt!" - "The Boy Allies at Jutland" by Robert L. Drake
  2. But my limbs were dried up with hunger, my muscles weak with pain, and as I stole towards my prey my hands shook so much I could scarcely keep the gun in my hands. - "Tales by Polish Authors" by Various
  3. They leap at one bound on their prey. - "Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad" by Various
  4. No beast of prey, unless it be indeed hard pressed, eats its own kind. - "The Great Mogul" by Louis Tracy
  5. Unhappily, they could not succeed, and soon the immense riches of this establishment fell a prey to the flames. - "The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I" by Various

Conjugate verb Prey

CONDITIONAL PERFECT

I would have preyed
you would have preyed
he/she/it would have preyed
we would have preyed
they would have preyed
I would have prey
you would have prey
he/she/it would have prey
we would have prey
they would have prey

CONDITIONAL PERFECT PROGRESSIVE

I would have been preying
you would have been preying
he/she/it would have been preying
we would have been preying
they would have been preying

CONDITIONAL PRESENT

I would prey
you would prey
he/she/it would prey
we would prey
they would prey

CONDITIONAL PRESENT PROGRESSIVE

I would be preying
you would be preying
he/she/it would be preying
we would be preying
they would be preying

FUTURE

I will prey
you will prey
he/she/it will prey
we will prey
they will prey

FUTURE CONTINUOUS

I will be preying
you will be preying
he/she/it will be preying
we will be preying
they will be preying

FUTURE PERFECT

I will have preyed
you will have preyed
he/she/it will have preyed
we will have preyed
they will have preyed

FUTURE PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I will have been preying
you will have been preying
he/she/it will have been preying
we will have been preying
they will have been preying

IMPERATIVE

you prey
we let´s prey

NONFINITE VERB FORMS

to prey

PAST CONTINUOUS

I was preying
you were preying
he/she/it was preying
we were preying
they were preying

PAST PARTICIPLE

preyed

PAST PERFECT

I had preyed
you had preyed
he/she/it had preyed
we had preyed
they had preyed

PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I had been preying
you had been preying
he/she/it had been preying
we had been preying
they had been preying

PRESENT

I prey
you prey
he/she/it preys
we prey
they prey

PRESENT CONTINUOUS

I am preying
you are preying
he/she/it is preying
we are preying
they are preying

PRESENT PARTICIPLE

preying

PRESENT PERFECT

I have preyed
you have preyed
he/she/it has preyed
we have preyed
they have preyed

PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

I have been preying
you have been preying
he/she/it has been preying
we have been preying
they have been preying

PRESENT SUBJUNCTIVE

he/she/it prey

SIMPLE PAST

I preyed
you preyed
he/she/it preyed
we preyed
they preyed
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