Meaning hound
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A large timber support bracket location directly below the head of a mast, supporting the trestle trees and top.
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n 36 hound 12 houndes 22 hownd 1 howndes 1
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Old English hund "dog," from Proto-Germanic *hundas (source also of Old Saxon and Old Frisian hund, Old High German hunt, German Hund, Old Norse hundr, Gothic hunds), from PIE *kwnto-, denta [..]
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"hunt with hounds," 1520s, from hound (n.). Figurative sense "pursue relentlessly" first recorded c. 1600. Related: Hounded; hounding.
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any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "t [..]
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a hunting dog
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(n) any of several breeds of dog used for hunting typically having large drooping ears(n) someone who is morally reprehensible(v) pursue or chase relentlessly
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To hound a person is to persecute him, or rather to set on persons to annoy him, as hounds are let from the slips at a hare or stag.
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A dog of any of various breeds commonly used for hunting mammals by sight or by scent.'
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n. "hound," s.v. hound sb.\1 OED. KEY: hound@n
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