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British English: /hʌnt/
American English: /hənt/

Translation of hunt in Italian:


  • 2 (search) to join the hunt for somebody, something
    partecipare alla ricerca di qualcuno, qualcosa
    the hunt is on for the terrorists, for the best cook in Britain
    è aperta la caccia ai terroristi, al miglior cuoco in Gran Bretagna
  • 3 (Hunting)
    (fox-hunting group) società (feminine) di caccia alla volpe
    (fox-hunting area) zona (feminine) di caccia
    to be a member of the hunt
    fare parte della società di caccia alla volpe

transitive verb

  • 1 (Hunting)
    (pursue) cacciare (game, fox, bear)
    (pursue over) battere (area, estate)
  • 2 (seek, pursue)
    ricercare (murderer, prisoner, suspect, witness)
    to hunt somebody out of o off something
    cacciare qualcuno da qualcosa
  • 3 (Hunting) (use for hunting)
    = montare, cavalcare per la caccia (horse)
    to hunt (a pack of) hounds
    cacciare con i cani o usare i cani per la caccia

intransitive verb

  • 2 (search)to hunt for
    cercare ovunque (object, person, address)
    essere alla ricerca di (truth, cure)
    to hunt for something in, among something
    cercare qualcosa in, tra qualcosa
    to hunt around o about for something
    cercare qualcosa ovunque
    to hunt high and low for something
    cercare qualcosa in lungo e in largo o per mare e per terra

Phrasal verbs

hunt down:

hunt down [something, somebody], hunt [something, somebody] down 1.1 (Hunting) 1.2 (find)
cercare (lost object, address)
dare la caccia a, braccare (war criminal, terrorist)
perseguitare (victim, minority)

hunt out:

hunt out [something], hunt [something] out

hunt up:

hunt up [somebody, something], hunt [somebody, something] up
cercare (old friend, person)
scovare (lost object)

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