chase (wild animals or game) and try to kill or capture them
search for; try to find
drive or chase away; pursue with hostility
act of hunting wild animals; chase
act of looking for sth; search
"the hunt for submarines"
"Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland"
"The dogs are running deer"
"The Duke hunted in these woods"
"The hunters traced the deer into the woods"
"the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him"
"They hunted the unwanted immigrants out of the neighborhood"
"the plane's nose yawed"
"The oscillator hunts about the correct frequency"
"She hunted for her reading glasses but was unable to locate them"
"The King used to hunt these forests"
The papers..were much taken up with the hunt for the missing Coronation Stone.
出自： G. Gorer
A twice-a-year hunt to recruit more staff.
He used to hunt with the Pytchley.
出自： J. Buchan
An old dog-fox who had been hunted many times before.
出自： T. F. Powys
The bustards..were hunted with falcons.
出自： J. Raban
Many people hunt after fame in their lives but never find it.
The hounds will soon hunt down the stag.
The natives live by hunting for their food.
当地人以猎取野兽为食。 hunt for sb/sth
The whole neighborhood have been hunting for the missing child.
He has been hunting for a job.
I hunted out one of my old notes.
We must hunt out all the facts we can.