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  • v. Second-person singular simple present form of hunt

Etymologies

hunt + -est (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Moreover, my father, see, yea, see the skirt of thy robe in my hand: for in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe, and killed thee not, know thou and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in mine hand, and I have not sinned against thee; yet thou huntest my soul to take it.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Thou huntest me as a fierce lion: and again thou shewest thyself marvellous upon me.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • Thou huntest me as a fierce lion: and again thou showest thyself marvelous upon me.

    Job 10.

  • O most dear to me of deities, daughter of Latona, thou that assortest with me, huntest with me, we shall then indeed be banished illustrious Athens: but farewell O city, and land of Erectheus.

    The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I.

  • “Friend, ” said Hagen, “when thou huntest the stag, of whose leather mayest thou have gloves without end, I warn thee to fill thy right-hand glove with soft wool, that thou mayest deceive the game with the semblance of a hand.

    Hero Tales and Legends of the Rhine

  • And one time among all other he found an hart which returned toward him, and said to him, thou huntest me that shall slay thy father and mother.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 3

  • I am Jesu Christ, whom thou honourest ignorantly, thy alms be ascended up tofore me, and therefore I come hither so that by this hart that thou huntest I may hunt thee.

    The Golden Legend, vol. 6

  • For her father had once pursued that bear, which cried to him: 'Thou huntest me who wish thee no harm, but thou shalt die an ill death.'

    The Red True Story Book

  • As a lion thou huntest me, who am soaked in misery,

    The Sceptics of the Old Testament: Job - Koheleth - Agur

  • How remarkably all this agrees with his words to Saul, "There is neither evil nor transgression in my hand, ... yet thou huntest my soul to take it" (1 Sam.xxiv. 11); and how forcible becomes the singular reiteration in the narrative, of the phrase "my hand," which occurs six times in four verses.

    The Life of David As Reflected in His Psalms

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