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Hunt

Definition

[n] the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
[n] the work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts
[n] the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
[n] an instance of searching for something; "the hunt for submarines"
[n] an association of huntsmen who hunt for sport
[n] British writer who defended the romanticism of Keats and Shelley (1784-1859)
[n] United States architect (1827-1895)
[n] English Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910)
[v] pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals); "Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland"; "The dogs are running deer"; "The Duke hunted in these woods"
[v] search (an area) for prey; "The King used to hunt these forests"
[v] seek, search for; "She hunted for her reading glasses but was unable to locate them"
[v] "The oscillator hunts about the correct frequency"
[v] pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"
[v] yaw back and forth about a flight path (as of airplanes and rockets)
[v] chase away, with as with force; "They hunted the the unwanted immigrants out of the neighborhood"

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