scavenger hunt

noun
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of scavenger hunt

:a game in which players try to acquire without buying specified items within a time limit

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First Known Use of scavenger hunt

1936


SCAVENGER HUNT Defined for English Language Learners

scavenger hunt

noun

Definition of scavenger hunt for English Language Learners

  • : a game in which players try to find specified items within a particular period of time


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