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Synonyms of hound in English:


  • dog, hunting dog, canine, mongrel, cur
    informaldoggy, pooch, mutt
    Australian informalmong, bitzer
  • verb

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  • 1 she was hounded by the Italian press
    harass, persecute, harry, pester, bother, trouble, annoy, badger, torment, bedevil, keep after;
    North American informaldevil, ride
    Australian informalheavy
    [Antonyms] leave in peace
  • 2 his opponents used the allegations to hound him out of office
    informalbulldoze, railroad
    British informalbounce
    North American informalhustle
  • 3 he led the race from start to finish but was hounded all the way by Phillips
    pursue, chase, follow, shadow, give chase to, follow on the heels of, be hot on someone's heels;
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    pack1, cry collective noun

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