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Synonyms for Hunt

hunt for something or someone

Synonyms

  • 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

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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

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search (an area) for prey

References in periodicals archive ?
'It was third hunt in our valley and we are very happy to have this,' said Hamid Hussain, Chairman, Wildlife Conservation and Social Development Organization (WCSDO) of Sassi-Haramosh where conservation programme started in 2010 with technical and financial assistance from Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) of Pakistan.
Last Sunday, another American citizen, John Amistoso, had hunted the Astore Markhor in the community-controlled Bunji area of Gilgit.
Regan Sechuran, 20, from North Liverpool, a member of the Cheshire Hunt Saboteurs or "Sabs", said: "This is the third season that the sabs have been doing this.
The beauty of the outdoors combined with the fun of the hunt and fellowship made it particularly special.
Trail hunting was invented by the hunts and purports to closely mimic traditional hunting.
When trying to determine a specific area you want to focus on, make sure to contact the state game biologist for the species you want to hunt. These people are busy and gel many calls asking the same questions, so have a list of questions ready before you call them.
A shunting pressure on Florida's public lands has increased, so has the number of limited entry hunts. The purpose of limiting access is to provide a quality experience for as many hunters as possible, but the resulting tangle of application dates and regulations is as complex as anything in the western states.
I have campaigned for 30 years against hunt cruelty and, as I recall, I was one of only a few anti-hunt campaigners who never celebrated the ban when it came into effect in 2005 because I knew it wasn't over and that it would never be over until they banned the hunt's new invention of so-called trail hunting.
GILGIT: 13-year-old Imam Haroon from Islamabad became the youngest hunter in the legal trophy hunting in Gilgit-Baltistan after he hunted a Himalayan Ibex in upper Hunza, reported leading English daily.
All the amazing things you get to see and experience, but the hunt makes you respect the kill.
Despite the enormous popularity of retrievers and the growth of hunt test programs, I would guess a majority of hunting retriever owners have never visited, let alone entered a hunt test.
"On The Hunt With Hyenas" is an exciting, accurate, photo -illustrated nonfiction, hard -bound library volume from the series, On the Hunt With Animal Predators, for children age 6 and up.
TRIPS with David Cameron's local hunt meet are being plugged to rich foreigners.
ANTI-FOX hunt campaigners have released a shocking video which shows an Atherstone Hunt steward simulating a sex act with a dead goose.