1. target-hunting

adjective. guided automatically toward the target.

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Words that Rhyme with Hunting Dog

  • acog
  • zaugg
  • log
  • haug
  • fog
  • cog
  • bog

Example sentences of the word hunting-dog


1. Noun Phrase
Continue training until your beagle is ready to join a pack of more mature hunting dogs.

2. Noun Phrase
Labradors are large hunting dogs, and pit bulls are strong, active terriers.

2. hunting

noun. ['ˈhʌntɪŋ'] the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport.

Synonyms

  • battue
  • fox hunting
  • beagling
  • foxhunt
  • deer hunt
  • hunt
  • blood sport
  • pigsticking
  • deer hunting
  • duck hunting
  • field sport
  • outdoor sport
  • coursing

Antonyms

  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink

Etymology

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

3. hunting

noun. ['ˈhʌntɪŋ'] the work of finding and killing or capturing animals for food or pelts.

Synonyms

  • stalk
  • toil
  • labour
  • still hunt
  • canned hunt
  • hunt
  • predation
  • stalking
  • birdnesting

Antonyms

  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

Etymology

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

4. hunting

noun. ['ˈhʌntɪŋ'] the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone.

Synonyms

  • foraging
  • looking for
  • seeking
  • frisking
  • exploration
  • rummage
  • ransacking
  • activity
  • hunt
  • forage
  • frisk
  • looking
  • quest
  • scouring
  • manhunt
  • search

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive
  • active
  • profound

Etymology

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

5. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds.

Synonyms

  • Newfoundland dog
  • mutt
  • pug-dog
  • griffon
  • toy
  • cur
  • domestic animal
  • Mexican hairless
  • canid
  • domesticated animal
  • puppy
  • pooch
  • doggie
  • Canis
  • canine
  • toy dog
  • pug
  • Newfoundland
  • pack
  • Belgian griffon
  • hunting dog
  • lapdog
  • dalmatian
  • Great Pyrenees
  • bow-wow
  • Welsh corgi
  • spitz
  • Brussels griffon
  • poodle dog
  • mongrel
  • Canis familiaris
  • barker
  • working dog
  • coach dog
  • poodle
  • domestic dog
  • basenji
  • doggy
  • genus Canis
  • carriage dog
  • flag
  • corgi

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • unpack
  • empty
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. dog

verb. ['ˈdɔg'] go after with the intent to catch.

Synonyms

  • pursue
  • give chase
  • trail
  • track
  • follow
  • run down
  • quest
  • hunt
  • tree
  • tail
  • tag
  • hound
  • trace
  • chase
  • go after

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • rush
  • stay
  • begin

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward.

Synonyms

  • pawl
  • click
  • catch
  • detent
  • ratch
  • rachet
  • stop

Antonyms

  • violate
  • disoblige
  • predate
  • forfeit

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman.

Synonyms

  • disagreeable woman
  • frump

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • repel
  • get off

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] metal supports for logs in a fireplace.

Synonyms

  • firedog
  • dog-iron
  • support

Antonyms

  • lack
  • increase
  • stay in place
  • precede

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. dog

noun. ['ˈdɔg'] a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll.

Synonyms

  • frankfurter
  • red hot
  • weenie
  • sausage
  • frank
  • wiener
  • Vienna sausage
  • hotdog
  • wienerwurst

Antonyms

  • front
  • middle
  • beginning
  • head

Etymology

  • dogge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • docga (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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