Associations to the word «Hound»

Pictures for the word «Hound»


HOUND, noun. A dog, particularly a breed with a good sense of smell developed for hunting other animals. (hunt hound, hunting hound, hunting dog, hunter)
HOUND, noun. (by extension) Someone who seeks something.
HOUND, noun. (by extension) A male who constantly seeks the company of receptive females.
HOUND, noun. A despicable person.
HOUND, noun. A houndfish.
HOUND, noun. (nautical) (in the plural) Projections at the masthead, serving as a support for the trestletrees and top to rest on.
HOUND, noun. A side bar used to strengthen portions of the running gear of a vehicle.
HOUND, verb. (transitive) To persistently harass.
HOUND DOG, noun. (Southern US) (dialectal) Any hound, especially the bloodhound.
HOUND DOG, noun. (slang) A promiscuous man.
HOUND DOGS, noun. Plural of hound dog
HOUND SHARK, noun. Any of several small sharks, of the family Triakidae, found throughout the world.
HOUND SHARKS, noun. Plural of hound shark

Dictionary definition

HOUND, noun. Any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears.
HOUND, noun. Someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog".
HOUND, verb. Pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him".

Wise words

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