Predatory vs Thievish - What's the difference?

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Predatory is a synonym of thievish.


As adjectives the difference between predatory and thievish

is that predatory is of, or relating to a predator while thievish is having a tendency to steal.

predatory

English

Alternative forms

* (archaic)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of, or relating to a predator.
  • Living by preying on other living animals.
  • (figuratively) Exploiting or victimizing others for personal gain.
  • Derived terms

    * predatory pricing

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    thievish

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Having a tendency to steal
  • Having the manner of a thief; furtive