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hunt

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an act or process of looking carefully or thoroughly for someone or something
  • Soon the whole family was involved in the hunt for Mom's car keys.
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hunt

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1 to seek out (game) for food or sport
  • Native Americans of the plains hunted buffalo for food, clothing, and shelter.
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2 to go in search of
  • I spent all afternoon hunting a job for the summer.
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look for

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3 to go into or range over for purposes of discovery
  • We hunted the flea market for bargains.
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