on the hunt

Definition of on the hunt

  1. :  searching The police are still on the hunt for the escaped convicts.

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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