Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of hound.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of hound.

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Examples

  • Nay, more than resembled, for it actually _was_ a pack of hounds -- of _wild hounds_!

    The Bush Boys History and Adventures of a Cape Farmer and his Family

  • Also if you want to arge that hunting with hounds is inhumanie then would the whole practice of hunting be inhumane?

    Deer Tracking with Dogs

  • You might want to check out the police site frequently as that is where the news hounds from the Main Stream Media get their facts, the conjecture they supply, though.

    Toronto Score Card

  • It was my arrows slew the hounds from the top of the cliff.

    Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard

  • When I reached the point where the cougar had entered the slide, I called the hounds, but they did not come nor answer me.

    The Last of the Plainsmen

  • 'This is only a poor, rough, ungentlemanly sort of shire, as far as I have seen it; and however they got on with the things I found that they called hounds I can't for the life of me imagine.

    Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour

  • Well-tailored dress shirts, chic leather boots and trendy jeans make Een Dutch for "one" a must-stop shop for discerning label hounds.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • In hashing, runners called hounds chase after another runner called the hare, who leaves a trail of flour or paper through fields, streams, and woods or, alternatively, through suburban neighborhoods, strip malls, and public parks.

    Long May You Run

  • Russia "can solve all the tasks it sets itself it the pack of aggressor hounds is kept checked". (these were the statesmen of other nations whom he also denounced a "the warring groups of adventurers of some other countries found in the ruling classes."

    Six Significant Weeks in World History

  • A particular sort may be described as hounds which, when hunting or pursuing, run forward with a frequent eye to the discoveries of the rest of the pack, because they have no confidence in themselves.

    On Hunting

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