1 n-uncount Hunting is the chasing and killing of wild animals by people or other animals, for food or as a sport.
Deer hunting was banned in Scotland in 1959.
2 n-uncount Hunting is the activity of searching for a particular thing. n N Jobclub can help you with job hunting. Hunting is also a combining form., comb in n-uncount Lee has divided his time between flat-hunting and travelling.
fox-hunting , foxhunting
Fox-hunting is a sport in which people riding horses chase a fox across the countryside. Dogs called hounds are used to find the fox. n-uncount
hunting ground ( hunting grounds plural )
1 n-count If you say that a place is a good hunting groundfor something, you mean that people who have a particular interest are likely to find something that they want there.
oft N for n
Other people's weddings are the perfect hunting ground for ideas...
2 n-count A hunting ground is an area where people or animals chase and kill wild animals for food or as a sport.
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