Synonyms of hound in English:

hound

noun

  • 1 take the hounds out for a run
    dog, hunting dog, canine, mongrel, cur
    informal doggy, pooch, mutt, pup
  • verb

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  • 1 she was hounded by the press
    pursue, chase, follow, shadow, be hot on someone's heels, hunt (down), stalk, track, trail, tail, dog; harass, hassle, persecute, harry, pester, bother, badger, torment, bedevil
  • 2 they hounded him out of office
    force, drive, pressure, pressurize, push, urge, coerce, impel, dragoon, strong-arm; nag, bully, browbeat
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