treasure hunt

noun

Definition of treasure hunt

1 : an act of searching for treasure The adventurers set sail on a treasure hunt. sometimes used figurativelya treasure hunt at one of the city's flea markets
2 : a game in which each player or team tries to be the first to find an object or group of objects that have been hidden

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“Treasure hunt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/treasure%20hunt. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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