Pray: A verb meaning to offer petition, praise, thanks, etc. to an object of worship.

Prey: A noun meaning a person or animal hunted. Prey is also a verb meaning to seize or devour, or to exert a harmful influence.

Example Sentence: She knelt down to pray before she hunted her prey.

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