Definition of 'hound'
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Forgive me for not wanting to take style tips from a man who looks like an Afghan hound with its head out of a car window. The Sun (2016)Forgive me for not wanting to take style tips from a man who looks like an Afghan hound with its head out of a car window. The Sun (2016)Many supported the repeal of the ban on hunting with hounds. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He would be branded a liar and hounded out of office. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She was fined heavily and spent her remaining years being hounded from place to place. COLLINS DICTIONARY OF SAINTS (2004)Lose and the hounds of hell might be unleashed. The Sun (2015)Meanwhile the fugitive couple were hounded by press photographers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What is it like playing opposite the old hound? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Will the hounds awaken and chase another beast? Red Hunting in the Promised Land: Anticommunism and the Making of America (1994)But he has become invisible since being hounded out of office two years ago. The Sun (2013)It is mostly about press and being hounded. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is a wonderful anthology of writing about cats and dogs by young pups and old hounds. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Hunting with hounds still takes place. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was a publicity hound who liked to befriend Hollywood stars. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His behaviour seems instinctive, with no more reasoning than that of a hound coursing a hare. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But having done so, should he be hounded from office? Times, Sunday Times (2013)A hound of hell bursting from a banqueting table? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Our dog lost and hound. The Sun (2016)Admittedly she is an Afghan hound. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I can't tell you the joy these hounds constantly bring me. The Sun (2014)He appears to dispute that, but he won't deny that he is a shameless publicity hound. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'hound'
British English: hound NOUN
A hound is a type of dog that is often used for hunting or racing.
His chief interest in life is hunting with hounds.
British English: hound VERB
If someone hounds you, they constantly disturb or speak to you in an annoying or upsetting way.
Newcomers are constantly hounding them for advice.
Definition of hound from the Collins English Dictionary
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