Synonyms

1. witch-hunt

noun. searching out and harassing dissenters.

Synonyms

  • harassment
  • molestation

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Words that Rhyme with Witch Hunt

  • vanbrunt
  • confront
  • affront
  • stunt
  • klundt
  • grunt
  • glunt
  • front
  • brunt
  • blunt
  • sundt
  • shunt
  • runte
  • punt
  • pundt
  • munt
  • mundt
  • lunt
  • lundt
  • jundt
  • hunte
  • hundt
  • cunt
  • bunte
  • bunt

Example sentences of the word witch-hunt


1. Noun Phrase
Do not make it out to be a witch hunt for who is screwing up.

2. Noun Phrase
But if nobody emerges as a likely suspect, don’t engage in a witch hunt.

2. witch

noun. ['ˈwɪtʃ'] a female sorcerer or magician.

Synonyms

  • enchantress

Antonyms

  • man
  • religious person

3. witch

noun. ['ˈwɪtʃ'] a being (usually female) imagined to have special powers derived from the devil.

Synonyms

  • warlock
  • coven
  • imaginary being
  • pythoness

Antonyms

  • disenchant
  • displease
  • dissuade
  • unattractiveness

4. witch

noun. ['ˈwɪtʃ'] a believer in Wicca.

Synonyms

  • pagan

Antonyms

  • unloose
  • liberate

5. hunt

verb. ['ˈhʌnt'] pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals).

Synonyms

  • drive
  • poach
  • foxhunt
  • hawk
  • jacklight
  • fowl
  • scrounge
  • run
  • ferret
  • jack
  • seal
  • rabbit
  • course
  • whale
  • track down
  • forage
  • hunt down
  • turtle
  • ambush
  • capture
  • catch
  • still-hunt
  • snipe

Antonyms

  • repel
  • get off
  • detach
  • unhitch

Etymology

  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • huntian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. hunt

verb. ['ˈhʌnt'] pursue or chase relentlessly.

Synonyms

  • ferret
  • give chase
  • trail
  • track
  • tail
  • tag
  • dog
  • hound
  • trace
  • chase
  • go after

Antonyms

  • inaction
  • passive
  • active
  • profound

Etymology

  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • huntian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. hunt

verb. ['ˈhʌnt'] seek, search for.

Synonyms

  • look for
  • search

Antonyms

  • activation
  • sink
  • source

Etymology

  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • huntian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. hunt

verb. ['ˈhʌnt'] search (an area) for prey.

Synonyms

  • track down
  • hunt down
  • look
  • search

Antonyms

  • rush
  • praise
  • discontinuance
  • assembly

Etymology

  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • huntian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. Hunt

noun. British writer who defended the Romanticism of Keats and Shelley (1784-1859).

Synonyms

  • Leigh Hunt

10. Hunt

noun. United States architect (1827-1895).

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