Definition of treasure hunt in English:

treasure hunt

Syllabification: treas·ure hunt


  • 1A search for treasure.
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    • Over the past two centuries, six men have died in the Money Pit on Nova Scotia's Oak Island, site of the world's most famous treasure hunt.
    • A mild love story and kidnapping / treasure hunt is all this film really required.
    • That was what they thought all since they had found that cave, since they went on that treasure hunt.
  • 1.1A game in which players search for hidden objects by following a trail of clues.
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    • Pupils at Seend School did most of the organisation for the event themselves and thought of ideas for games, including a treasure hunt, marbles and lucky dips.
    • The CD plays with older forms like the treasure hunt, a game with embedded clues, shadow puppetry silhouettes and traditional folklore.
    • The day started with a treasure hunt and this was followed by a parachute game with all the mums and dads invited to participate.

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