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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

    dog, hound, bounder, cad, blackguard, hound dog, heel

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

    someone who is morally reprehensible

    "you dirty dog"

    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

    "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hound(n.)

    dog (for the chase), hunting dog

  2. hound(v. a.)

    incite, urge, spur, set on, urge on, spur on

  3. hound(v. a.)

    hunt, pursue, chase

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pedigree, dog

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