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Synonyms for piranha

someone who attacks in search of booty

small voraciously carnivorous freshwater fishes of South America that attack and destroy living animals

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Despite their fearsome reputation, piranhas are threatened due to environmental issues facing the Amazon rainforest, such as illegal logging and mining pollution.
That level of enthusiasm, Vincent says, caused the company to expand the Piranha X line.
The call to Walter led me through a circuitous route until I was finally able to locate not one but three Piranha prototypes, courtesy of Mark Franklin of the Franklin Gun Shop, in Bogart, GA.
Country: South Africa, Sector: Business and Consumer ServicesTarget: Piranha SecurityBuyer: Securitas ABType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
Relationships don't come in a bottle: You have to be a winner, that's what competition is about, and Piranha X is positioned to appeal to the sports-involved, thrill-seeking young male.
Jake's supposed to be babysitting his two young siblings while his mother, an unlikely sheriff played by Elisabeth Shue, tries to keep all the horny college kids swarming the resort in check--a job that would be easier if the lake weren't also swarming with prehistoric piranha (larger, toothier and more vicious than the South American variety).
Sheriff Julie Forester (Elisabeth Shue) is a working mum who has to PIRANHA 3D (18, 88 mins) 6/10 leave her teenage son Jake (Steven McQueen) to babysit her younger children as she heads off to patrol the spring break parties at Lake Victoria - but Jake would rather spend time with porn king Derrick (Jerry O'Connell) and his two glamorous busty sidekicks Danni (Kelly Brook) and Crystal (real-life erotic actress Riley Steele).
An aggressive strain of mutant giant piranhas escape from the River Amazon and head for Florida.
A GIANT piranha has been found in a river in Devon, the Environment Agency has said.
Now named The Piranha, the club underwent a pounds 375,000 transformation, which included the purchase of a toughened glass tank behind the drinks bar.
Dubai: The authorities are clamping down on pet shops stocking and selling piranha fish as they have a dangerous bite and are commonly known to eat other fish.
PIRANHA Panic is a game set to get the pulse racing.
MegaFab, parent company to industry leaders Whitney, Piranha, and Bertsch, will present product innovations and updates from all three brands at FABTECH International.
And that's the moment I became, standing in the middle of Lake Janauari, a piranha fisherman.
A 14-year-old boy fishing at his local pond got a big surprise - when he landed a man-eating piranha.