Definition of 'hunting'
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Why was it not protected from hunting by people and dogs? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Villagers resort to hunting insects for food while fields go unused. Times, Sunday Times (2010)These are common in a region where hunting is popular. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Unemployment benefits will be conditioned on active job hunting. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The palace enveloped a modest hunting lodge. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Hunting is more popular than it has been since polling began. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is not a good thing to have a glee for killing in the world of sport hunting. Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989)It is one of the busiest days of the year for booking holidays and hunting for new jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The scam was exposed when one employee unwittingly clocked in for a colleague who had died the night before in a hunting accident. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Earnings from big game hunting have been a major source of foreign currency for Zimbabwe. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is hunting, one on one. Times, Sunday Times (2007) People came hunting for weekend homes when the Cotswolds became unaffordable. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Instead of hunting food, it just sits around waiting for it to float by. The Sun (2009) Big game hunting is a rich man's pastime. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But carnivores are used to that: it takes more than one hunting trip to catch dinner. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He showed that hunting people were more likely to solve spatial tasks at an early age and agricultural people to solve conservation tasks. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)At three months old, cubs play hunting games. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Hunting stays popular through good times and bad, he added. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They are usually still out hunting for food in the air, and they return to find their offspring gone. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the 1930s it was used as a hunting lodge and was visited by royalty and landed gentry during weekend retreats. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Yesterday I found out that my best friend was killed in a hunting accident. Christianity Today (2000)A fourth factor is worth considering: that hunting represented one of the most vivid reminders of colonialism. Into Africa - a social history of the East African Safari (1989)
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Translations for 'hunting'
British English: hunting /ˈhʌntɪŋ/ NOUN
Hunting is the chasing and killing of wild animals by people or other animals, for food or as a sport.
He went hunting with his father.
- American English: hunting
- Arabic: صَيْدٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: caça
- Chinese: 打猎
- Croatian: lov
- Czech: lov
- Danish: jagt
- Dutch: jacht het jagen
- European Spanish: cacería
- Finnish: metsästys
- French: chasse
- German: Jagd
- Greek: κυνήγι
- Italian: caccia
- Japanese: 狩り
- Korean: 사냥
- Norwegian: jakt
- Polish: polowanie
- European Portuguese: caça
- Romanian: vânătoare
- Russian: охота
- Spanish: cacería
- Swedish: jakt
- Thai: การล่าสัตว์
- Turkish: av
- Ukrainian: полювання
- Vietnamese: sự đi săn
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