English verb: hunt down
|1.||hunt down (competition) pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)|
|Samples||Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland.|
The dogs are running deer.
The Duke hunted in these woods.
|Synonyms||hunt, run, track down|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody
|Broader (hypernym)||capture, catch|
|Narrower (hyponym)||ambush, course, drive, drive, falcon, ferret, forage, fowl, fowl, foxhunt, hawk, jack, jacklight, poach, rabbit, scrounge, seal, snipe, still-hunt, turtle, whale|
|Verb group||hunt, run|