hunted hunted  /ˈhən təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) reflecting the fear or terror of one who is hunted

Usage(s):

  1. While cute and often anthropomorphized, dolphins, unlike some whale populations hunted by Japanese fishermen, are not endangered.
  2. Thus the rhino has been hunted almost to extinction.
  3. Insulin was particularly important in our caveman days, when we needed the energy from one meal to last as long as possible, until we had hunted down the next.

News

  1. 'Hunted' Season 2 could morph into spinoff miniseries 'Sam Hunter' on Cinemax

    Canceled action drama "Hunted" starring Melissa George may be on its way back to TV. The show's eight-episode first season aired last fall and was produced in partnership between UK's BBC One and US cable network Cinemax. The BBC opted not to continue its involvement back in November of last year and the show was essentially canceled.But Cinemax has apparently been exploring alternative ways to ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. Cinemax to Launch Hunted Spin-off with Melissa George

    X Files producer Frank Spotnitz is developing a spin-off of his Cinemax series Hunted for star Melissa George, according to Deadline.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: TV Guide

  3. Cinemax & Frank Spotnitz Developing ‘Hunted’ Spinoff Starring Melissa George

    EXCLUSIVE : HBO/Cinemax and The X Files alum Frank Spotnitz are developing Sam Hunter , a drama starring Melissa George to air on Cinemax . A spinoff of Cinemax’s Hunted , the action series sees George reprising her role as Sam, a gutsy agent in the murky world of private espionage. Now on the run from her former employer, Sam has a price on her head and a young daughter to protect. She must ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

Quotes

  1. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US Ambassador to Iraq, said: "To those who commit these heinous crimes we send this message: You will be relentlessly hunted until you are apprehended and brought to justice."
    on Feb 3, 2007 By: Zalmay Khalilzad Source: Independent

  2. Brown said the two gunmen and their getaway driver "have got to be hunted down and brought to justice as quickly as possible."
    on Mar 8, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: MSNBC

  3. "I've always been a rodent and rabbit hunter, small varmints, if you will," Romney said. "I began when I was 15 or so and I have hunted those kinds of varmints since then. More than two times."
    on Apr 17, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Early County News

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