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1. 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))

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Words that Rhyme with Hunting Ground

  • ultrasound
  • propound
  • profound
  • expound
  • confound
  • compound
  • unwound
  • unsound
  • unbound
  • resound
  • renowned
  • redound
  • rebound
  • newfound
  • inbound
  • impound
  • astound
  • aground
  • surround
  • frowned
  • drowned
  • crowned
  • browned
  • abound
  • wound
  • sound
  • 'round
  • pound
  • mound
  • hound

Example sentences of the word hunting-ground


1. Noun Phrase
The morel-seeker's happy hunting grounds are located within undisturbed woodlands.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. ground

noun. ['ˈgraʊnd'] the solid part of the earth's surface.

Synonyms

  • terra firma
  • ness
  • mainland
  • peninsula
  • timber
  • object
  • cape
  • coastal plain
  • field
  • Earth
  • foreland
  • plain
  • solid ground
  • land mass
  • world
  • earth
  • floor
  • physical object
  • land
  • globe
  • beachfront
  • archipelago
  • slash
  • timberland
  • dry land
  • champaign
  • oxbow
  • island
  • wonderland
  • landmass
  • neck
  • forest
  • isthmus

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. ground

noun. ['ˈgraʊnd'] a rational motive for a belief or action.

Synonyms

  • account
  • rational motive
  • score
  • why
  • reason
  • occasion

Antonyms

  • miss
  • best
  • unburden
  • clean

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. ground

noun. ['ˈgraʊnd'] the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface.

Synonyms

  • dirt
  • diatomite
  • soil
  • diatomaceous earth
  • moraine
  • material
  • earth
  • saprolite
  • kieselguhr

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • mental
  • trade edition
  • direct discourse

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. ground

verb. ['ˈgraʊnd'] fix firmly and stably.

Synonyms

  • anchor
  • secure
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unbelief
  • play up
  • foreground
  • esteem

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. ground

verb. ['ˈgraʊnd'] confine or restrict to the ground.

Synonyms

  • restrain
  • confine

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unprofitability
  • disadvantage

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. ground

verb. ['ˈgraʊnd'] instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject.

Synonyms

  • instruct
  • teach

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • dissuade
  • deficit

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. ground

noun. ['ˈgraʊnd'] a relation that provides the foundation for something.

Synonyms

  • foundation
  • common ground
  • footing

Antonyms

  • immateriality
  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial
  • immaterial

Etymology

  • grund (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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