Synonyms
Etymology

1. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] someone who hunts game.

Synonyms

  • trapper
  • courser
  • tracker
  • snarer
  • deer hunter
  • skilled workman
  • bounty hunter
  • huntsman
  • huntress
  • stalker
  • lion-hunter
  • skilled worker
  • duck hunter
  • pothunter
  • trained worker
  • fowler
  • falconer

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Hunter

  • blunter
  • sunter
  • punter
  • munter
  • guntur
  • gunter

How do you pronounce hunter?

Pronounce hunter as ˈhəntər.

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Sentences with hunter


1. Noun, singular or mass
If you have a hunter profile, you will need to limit most dairy items and many grains.

Quotes about hunter


1. Even in half demon hunter clothes, Clary thought, he looked like the kind of boy who'd come over your house to pick you up for a date and be polite to your parents and nice to your pets.Jace on the other hand, looked like the kind of boy who'd come over your house and burn it down just for kicks.
- Cassandra Clare, City of Bones

2. Ally."Peeta says the words slowly, tasting it. "Friend. Lover. Victor. Enemy. Fiancee. Target. Mutt. Neighbor. Hunter. Tribute. Ally. I'll add it to the list of words I use to try to figure you out. The problem is, I can't tell what's real anymore, and what's made up.
- Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

3. She’ll come to love me or she won’t. I’m a fisherman, not a hunter.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. Specifically ages 18-81.

2. witch-hunter

noun. someone who identifies and punishes people for their opinions.

Synonyms

  • tormentor
  • persecutor

3. lion-hunter

noun. someone who hunts lions.

Synonyms

  • huntsman

4. lion-hunter

noun. someone who tries to attract social lions as guests.

Synonyms

  • social climber

5. bug-hunter

noun. a zoologist who studies insects.

Synonyms

  • lepidopterologist
  • entomologist
  • zoologist
  • butterfly collector
  • bugologist
  • lepidopterist

6. hunter-gatherer

noun. a member of a hunting and gathering society.

Synonyms

  • hunting and gathering society
  • hunting and gathering tribe
  • savage

Antonyms

  • humane
  • praise
  • tame
  • nonviolent

7. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] a watch with a hinged metal lid to protect the crystal.

Synonyms

  • watch
  • ticker

Antonyms

  • civilian

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] a person who searches for something.

Synonyms

  • searcher
  • quester
  • forager

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. Hunter

noun. a constellation on the equator to the east of Taurus; contains Betelgeuse and Rigel.

Synonyms

  • diffuse nebula
  • gaseous nebula
  • Orion
  • Betelgeuse
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