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  • noun Plural form of man-eater.

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Examples

  • "Sharks have been recognized or identified as man-eaters, that's what people see sharks as," Johnson said.

    Breaking News: CBS News

  • At worst, they're man-eaters, gold-digging their way into a man's bank account, walking that fine line between prostitution and intentionally marrying well.

    Emily Bracken: 10 Signs She'll Be a High Maintenance Girlfriend

  • Cannibal too bears the traces of civil strife, and it remains a contested term among anthropologists.56 The word derives from the Spanish Canibales, a form of the name Caribes, and dates from the voyage of Columbus, who characterized and perhaps mischaracterized the Caribs, inhabitants of the islands in the Caribbean, as man-eaters.

    Bloodlust

  • Animal-rights groups have savaged Liam Neeson's hit film "The Grey" for its portrayal of wolves as remorseless man-eaters.

    Biting Back at Hollywood's Animal Lies

  • To the westward it was fierce - funny little black kinky-heads, man-eaters the last Jack of them, and the jackpot fat and spilling over with wealth -

    THE PRINCESS

  • At worst, they're man-eaters, gold-digging their way into a man's bank account, walking that fine line between prostitution and intentionally marrying well.

    Emily Bracken: 10 Signs She'll Be a High Maintenance Girlfriend

  • At worst, they're man-eaters, gold-digging their way into a man's bank account, walking that fine line between prostitution and intentionally marrying well.

    Emily Bracken: 10 Signs She'll Be a High Maintenance Girlfriend

  • In the grass-thatched barracks nearly two hundred woolly-headed man-eaters slept off the weariness of the day's toil, though several lifted their heads to listen to the curses of one who cursed the white man who never slept.

    Chapter 1

  • At worst, they're man-eaters, gold-digging their way into a man's bank account, walking that fine line between prostitution and intentionally marrying well.

    Emily Bracken: 10 Signs She'll Be a High Maintenance Girlfriend

  • The frizzle-headed man-eaters were loath to leave their fleshpots so long as the harvest of human carcases was plentiful.

    THE WHALE TOOTH

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