Origin of man-eating
Examples from the Web for man-eating
In the course of her remarkable travels Thecla baptizes herself by diving into a pool of “man-eating seals.”First Anglican Woman Bishop A Return to Christian Roots|Candida Moss|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The marauding, man-eating Titans are mutated, androgynous beasts that have no need to feed but love to kill.This Author Kills More Darlings Than George R.R. Martin|David Levesley|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our pond is short on man-eating sharks, but I can set bear traps on the bottom.
And if you can work in man-eating hippopotami, sexy vampires, or a robot that shoots lasers out of its eyes, all the better.
Her latest role is a small but powerful one, and does plenty to erase any memories of her cosmo-swilling, man-eating alter-ego.
The match goes out—irreverently I light many more under her chin, under that heavy, man-eating jaw.Egypt (La Mort De Philae)|Pierre Loti
But even as he gloated over his revenge, the words of Bill Dawson came to him, "Hold that man-eating temper of yours."The Upward Path|Various
At the fort we crossed the chasm on the stone debris of an ancient dam, when we began hunting for the man-eating rock.Looking Back|Merrick Abner Richardson
When one is not escaping from a man-eating trout one is eluding a vampire bat.
There are even 'man-eating seasons,' as there are in civilized countries hunting seasons.In Search of the Castaways|Jules Verne