in the hunt

Definition of in the hunt

US

  1. :  having a chance to win or succeed in a contest or competition At this point in the season, both teams are still in the hunt.

Word by Word Definitions

huntplay
  1. :  to pursue for food or in sport

    :  to manage in the search for game

    :  to pursue with intent to capture

  1. :  the act, the practice, or an instance of hunting

    :  a group of mounted hunters and their hunting dogs


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