Definitions For Hunt


  • The pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
  • The work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts
  • The activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone
  • An instance of searching for something
  • An association of huntsmen who hunt for sport
  • British writer who defended the Romanticism of Keats and Shelley (1784-1859)
  • United States architect (1827-1895)
  • Englishman and Pre-Raphaelite painter (1827-1910)
  • An occasion when people hunt wild animals
  • An act of searching for something or someone
  • A group of people who hunt foxes together


  • Pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)
  • Search (an area) for prey
  • Seek, search for
  • Oscillate about a desired speed, position, or state to an undesirable extent
  • Pursue or chase relentlessly
  • Yaw back and forth about a flight path
  • Chase away, with as with force
  • To chase and kill (wild animals) for food or pleasure
  • To search for something or someone very carefully and thoroughly

Is Hunt a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Hunt is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hunt in a Sentence

  • The wolf was hunting its prey.
  • These birds have been hunted almost to extinction.
  • A gun used for hunting squirrels
  • They went on a hunt.
  • We finally found a good restaurant after a long hunt.

Synonyms for Hunt

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