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hound British & World English

A dog of a breed used for hunting, especially one able to track by scent

hound English Thesaurus

she was hounded by the Italian press

drag hound British & World English

A hound used to hunt with a drag

nurse hound British & World English

A large spotted dogfish of the NE Atlantic, which is caught for food

rough hound British & World English

Another term for dogfish111.

Afghan hound British & World English

A tall hunting dog of a breed with long silky hair

Ibizan hound British & World English

A dog of a breed of hound from Ibiza, characterized by large, pointed, pricked ears and white, fawn, or reddish-brown colouring

Pharaoh hound British & World English

A hunting dog of a short-coated tan-coloured breed with large, pointed ears

powder hound British & World English

A person who enjoys skiing on powder snow

smooth hound British & World English

A small European shark which typically lives close to the bottom in shallow waters

hound's tongue British & World English

A tall plant of the borage family, which bears long silky hairs, small purplish flowers, and tongue-shaped leaves, and has a mousy smell

elkhound British & World English

A large hunting dog of a Scandinavian breed with a shaggy grey coat

basset British & World English

A sturdy hunting dog of a breed with a long body, short legs, and long drooping ears

basset hound in basset British & World English

A sturdy hunting dog of a breed with a long body, short legs, and long drooping ears

boozehound British & World English

A person who drinks alcohol often and heavily

hellhound British & World English

A demon in the form of a dog

newshound British & World English

A newspaper reporter

otter dog British & World English

A large hound of a breed with a long rough coat, used in otter hunting

otter hound in otter dog British & World English

A large hound of a breed with a long rough coat, used in otter hunting

Plott British & World English

A hunting dog of a breed developed from German stock by the Plott family of North Carolina. It has a smooth dark brown coat and large drooping ears

Plott hound in Plott British & World English

A hunting dog of a breed developed from German stock by the Plott family of North Carolina. It has a smooth dark brown coat and large drooping ears

nurse hound in hound British & World English

Used in names of dogfishes, e.g. nurse hound, smooth hound

smooth hound in hound British & World English

Used in names of dogfishes, e.g. nurse hound, smooth hound