hound

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hound

noun

Definition of HOUND

1
a domestic mammal that is related to the wolves and foxes <in the yard an old hound greeted us with a single bark>
Synonyms canine, doggy (or doggie), hound, pooch, tyke (also tike)
2
a person with a strong and habitual liking for something <a camera hound even before the baby arrived, he's now become obsessive>
Synonyms addict, aficionado (also afficionado), buff, bug, devotee, enthusiast, fanatic, fancier, fiend, fool, freak, habitué (also habitue), head, hound, junkie (also junky), lover, maniac, maven (also mavin), nut, sucker
Antonyms nonfan
4
a person whose behavior is offensive to others <nobody could stand that low-down hound and his penchant for mean-spirited pranks>

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