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predacious

pre·da·cious [or] pre·da·ceous

predacious [or] predaceous

 
pronunciation:
prih deI shs
part of speech: adjective
definition: living by preying on other animals; predatory.
similar words:
carnivorous, rapacious, ravenous
derivations: predaceousness (n.), predaciousness (n.), predacity (n.)