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Synonyms for Hunt

hunt for something or someone


  • search for
  • look for
  • try to find
  • seek for
  • forage for
  • rummage for
  • scour for
  • look high and low
  • fossick for
  • go in quest of
  • ferret about for

Synonyms for Hunt

to look for and pursue (game) in order to capture or kill it

to try to find something

hunt down: to pursue and locate

Synonyms for Hunt

Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910)

United States architect (1827-1895)

British writer who defended the Romanticism of Keats and Shelley (1784-1859)

an association of huntsmen who hunt for sport

an instance of searching for something

Related Words

the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone

the work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts

pursue or chase relentlessly

chase away, with as with force

yaw back and forth about a flight path

oscillate about a desired speed, position, or state to an undesirable extent

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seek, search for

Related Words

search (an area) for prey

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Nevertheless, Hunting Down Home deserves to be read, and re-read.
Police are hunting down the suspects Regie Donato, Joel Donato, Leonard Donato and a certain 'Pambong,' who were identified by witnesses.
The action-packed comedy is based on the life of Texan Tom Slick Jr, an aptly-named oil tycoon who spent much of his family's fortune in the 1950s hunting down the world's greatest monster legends, including Nessie, Big Foot and the Abominable Snowman.
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Bulgaria's Environment Minister has allowed the hunting down of brown bears whenever necessary after a woman barely survived an attack by a killer bear.
Older readers will appreciate the tongue-in-cheek humor, and younger readers will follow along as Theora competes in the pageant, hunting down the monster of the mall (a rogue fern) and putting together the backup band for the reigning Princess.
This means hunting down O and taking him out, neither of which is easy.
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Daniel Blessing is a good witch who has spent his life (over several hundred years) hunting down the evil witch Season Howe.
Here come the brides again in ``Looking for Love: Bachelorettes in Alaska,'' a limited series launching June 2 that has five career women from the Lower 48 hunting down eligible men in the frozen north, where single women are hard to come by.
The full cruelty of modern-day commercial whaling was made public January 6 with the release of footage of Japanese whalers hunting down a Minke whale in the Southern Ocean Sanctuary off of Antarctica.
Regardless of what you may have thought, there was nothing in this case to justify the stalking and hunting down of Anthony Camarata at his place of employment,'' she told the out-of-work accordion player, who was sentenced to 50 years-to-life for the murder, plus 9 1/3 years for using a gun to assault his wife and another worker.
No more hunting down lost packages, returning defective gifts, or juggling cumbersome accounts.