Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of hound.
  • n. Pursuit, especially when persistent or relentless.
  • n. The part of a mast below the hounds and above the deck.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of one who hounds.
  • n. The part of a mast below the hounds and above the deck.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The method or practice of hunting game with hounds; coursing; specifically, the pursuit of deer with hounds, which drive them toward the hunter.
  • n. Nautical, same as hound, 5.

Etymologies

From hound +‎ -ing. (Wiktionary)

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