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hunt verb (hunts, hunting, hunted) வேட்டையாடு ,தேடு, வேட்டையாடுதல்

1 to chase animals to kill them as a sport or for food.
  • Young lions have to learn to hunt.

2 to search for something in many places.

  • I hunted all over the house for  my key.
When you talk about people spending time hunting as a sport, you say go hunting: They went hunting in the forest.
hunt for something to try to find something:

  • I’ve hunted everywhere for my watch but I can’t find it.
▶ hunt noun:

  • a fox hunt
  • a hunt for the missing child
▶ hunting noun (no plural) the activity of chasing and killing animals
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