still-hunt

verb \ -ˌhənt \
Updated on: 10 Jan 2018

Definition of still-hunt

intransitive verb
: to ambush or stalk a quarry; especially : to pursue game noiselessly usually without a dog
transitive verb
: to lie in wait for : approach by stealth

First Known Use of still-hunt

1858


still hunt

noun

Definition of still hunt

: a quiet pursuing or ambushing of game

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First Known Use of still hunt

1828


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