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hound /haund/
  • danh từ
    • chó săn
      • the hounds: bầy chó săn
      • to follow the hounds; to ride to hounds: đi săn bằng chó
    • kẻ đê tiện đáng khinh
    • người theo vết giầy đi tìm (trong trò chơi chạy đuổi rắc giấy) ((xem) hare)
    • (như) houndfish
    • ngoại động từ
      • săn bằng chó
      • săn đuổi, truy lùng; đuổi
        • to be hounded out of the town: bị đuổi ra khỏi thành phố
      • (+ at) thả (chó) đuổi theo; cho (người) truy lùng
      • to hound on
        • giục giã, thúc giục (ai làm gì...)
    Concise Dictionary
    hounds|hounded|houndinghaʊnd
    noun
    +any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears
    +someone who is morally reprehensible
    verb
    +pursue or chase relentlessly
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    v.
    bully, browbeat, persecute, nag, harass, annoy, pester, harry, badger:
    Although he was found innocent, his neighbours hounded him so much that he had to leave town.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, verb
    + noun
    a dog that can run fast and has a good sense of smell, used for hunting: The hounds picked up the scent of the fox.
    See also - AFGHAN HOUND, BLOODHOUND, FOXHOUND, GREYHOUND, WOLFHOUND
    + verb [VN] to keep following sb and not leave them alone, especially in order to get sth from them or ask them questions
    Synonym: HARASS
    They were hounded day and night by the press. + The travellers say the police are hounding them.
    Phrasal Verbs: hound sb out (of sth)
    hound sb from sth [usually passive] to force sb to leave a job or a place, especially by making their life difficult and unpleasant: They were hounded out of the country. + He claims he has been hounded from his job by jealous colleagues.
    Collocation Dictionary
    noun

    ADJ.

    hunting

    QUANT.

    pack

    HOUND + VERB

    bark, bay
    We could hear the hounds barking at the fox.
    | pick up the scent
    The hounds picked up the scent of the fox.
    | chase sth, follow sth, pursue sth
    In drag hunting, hounds chase an artificial scent.
    | run

    PHRASES

    ride to hounds
    Days off were spent riding to hounds (= hunting).



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