hunt hunt  /ˈhənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910)
  2. (n) United States architect (1827-1895)
  3. (n) British writer who defended the Romanticism of Keats and Shelley (1784-1859)
  4. (n) an association of huntsmen who hunt for sport
  5. (n) an instance of searching for something
  6. (n) the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
  7. (n) the work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts
  8. (n) the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
  9. (v) pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)
  10. (v) pursue or chase relentlessly
  11. (v) chase away, with as with force
  12. (v) yaw back and forth about a flight path
  13. (v) oscillate about a desired speed, position, or state to an undesirable extent
  14. (v) seek, search for
  15. (v) search (an area) for prey

Usage(s):

  1. Japanese whalers are planning to harpoon up to 50 humpback whales for the first time since hunting the endangered species was banned in 1963.
  2. There are more ways than one of hunting gold.
  3. Sometimes a scavenger hunt is just a scavenger hunt.

News

  1. ‘The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’ is huge and full of monsters

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt wants to deliver a gigantic, solo role-playing game to you in a living, breathing that... that also scares the crap out of you.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Digital Trends

  2. El Paso-based Hunt Companies to acquire NY-based real estate company

    El Paso-based Hunt Companies, a group of real estate development, management, and investment companies, has agreed to acquire Centerline Holding Co., a New York real estate financing and management company for an undisclosed price, the companies announced this week.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: El Paso Times

  3. Hunt ERA is hosting charity flea market in Webster June 15

    Webster, N.Y. — The third annual Charity Flea Market, hosted by Hunt ERA, is set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday, June 15. There will also be food and vendors on hand.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Webster Post

Quotes

  1. "I find it a complete disgrace and unacceptable," Wenger said. "We won't accept the way we have been treated in this case for two reasons. I believe that you can debate whether it was a penalty or not. For me it's a witch hunt that we see and...
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: Arsene Wenger Source: AFP

  2. Unite has stated, "There can be no industrial peace without meaningful negotiations and while management victimizes trade unionists and uses disciplinary procedures in a witch-hunt."
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tony Woodley Source: Press TV

  3. Southgate said in the Daily Telegraph: "We have to rise above it. If people want to shout those things it's a reflection on them. There's a danger we go on a witch hunt. What do you do? Punish the club? They can't do anything about their travelling...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Gareth Southgate Source: Gainsborough Standard

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