There are 2 translations of hunt in Spanish:

hunt1

Pronunciation: /hʌnt/

vt

  • 1 1.1 [game/fox] cazar* 1.2 (go hunting in) [park/estate] ir* de caza or de cacería en, cazar* en 1.3 (use in hunting) [horse] usar para ir de caza
  • 2 2.1 (search for) buscar* 2.2 (drive away) to hunt sb/sth from/off/out of sth echar or expulsar a algn/algo de algo they were hunted out of existence fueron exterminados

vi

  • 1.1 (pursue game) to hunt (for sth) cazar* (algo) to go hunting ir* de caza or de cacería 1.2 (search) buscar* to hunt (for sth) buscar* (algo) I hunted in my pockets for the key rebusqué en los bolsillos tratando de encontrar la llave

Phrasal verbs

hunt down

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
[animal/fugitive] darle* caza a

hunt out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o

hunt up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o

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Word of the day anteojeras
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of hunt in Spanish:

hunt2

n

  • 2 (search) búsqueda (f) I'll have a hunt for the book at home [colloquial/familiar] voy a buscar en casa a ver si encuentro el libro to be on the hunt for sth [colloquial/familiar] andar* a la caza de algo the hunt is on for new candidates está en marcha or ya ha empezado la búsqueda de nuevos candidatos to be in the hunt for sth andar* a la caza de algo they're out of the hunt now han quedado fuera de combate

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Word of the day anteojeras
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Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.