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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hound, hound dog(noun)

    any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, cad, blackguard, hound dog, heel

  2. cad, bounder, blackguard, dog, hound, heel(verb)

    someone who is morally reprehensible

    Synonyms:
    heel, firedog, wienerwurst, hound, weenie, frank, frankfurter, hotdog, cad, hound dog, detent, dog, pawl, bounder, wiener, frump, computer-aided design, click, hot dog, blackguard, dog-iron, domestic dog, andiron, leaper

  3. hound, hunt, trace(verb)

    pursue or chase relentlessly

    Synonyms:
    decipher, track down, run, line, describe, trace, hunt, delineate, retrace, hunt down, hound, draw, follow

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hound(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dog (for the chase), hunting dog

  2. hound(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    incite, urge, spur, set on, urge on, spur on

  3. hound(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    hunt, pursue, chase

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

pedigree, dog


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