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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport; The work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts; The activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone.

Usage examples (39)
  • The search for a scapegoat is the easiest of all hunting expeditions.
  • Adjective : a hunting cap
  • Verb (used with object) : They hunted him down and hanged him. ,to hunt up the most promising candidates for the position
  • One way to get kids interested in hunting is to take them on a blood trail. for more
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