To recognise an opportunity to be more successful, especially by taking advantage or someone who is in a difficult situation
A: But I do know why someone would want to do this to me.
B: What do you mean?
A: Ever since Glen Carter bought modern fashion, the sharks have been circling. They smell blood.
A: I lined up a buyer of my own. Turns out the Chinese are more than a little curious to get their hands on some secret technology.
B: Mr. Dillinger... what have you done?
A: You knew I was a shark when you hired me. Don't act surprised when I smell blood in the water.
That Wolf Bat blatantly bent a disk outside of his zone. The Ferret brothers are backed up to Zone Three, and the Wolf Bats smell blood.