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hunting the act or sport of chasing wild animals for the purpose of capturing or killing them.
hunting knife a large sharp knife carried by hunters and used esp. to skin, gut, and cut up game.
Huntington's chorea an inheritable disorder of the nervous system causing progressive deterioration of the mental processes.
huntress a female hunter.
huntsman a male hunter. [2 definitions]
hurdle a movable or fixed barrier over which a runner or horse must leap in the course of certain races. [6 definitions]
hurdy-gurdy a barrel organ or other musical instrument that is played by turning a crank. [2 definitions]
hurl to throw forcefully. [5 definitions]
hurly-burly a loud, busy, confused commotion; uproar; tumult. [2 definitions]
Huron Lake Huron, one of the Great Lakes, northeast of the state of Michigan. [3 definitions]
hurrah used as an exclamation of joy, approval, triumph, encouragement, or the like. [4 definitions]
hurricane a powerful cyclonic storm that originates in the West Indian region of the Atlantic Ocean and that has heavy rains and winds exceeding seventy-three miles, or 119 kilometers, per hour.
hurricane lamp a lamp or lantern using kerosene or oil, or a candlestick, having a glass chimney protecting the light from wind or draughts. [2 definitions]
hurried moving or acting quickly; forced to hurry. [2 definitions]
hurry to move or act with speed; hasten (sometimes fol. by "up"). [4 definitions]
hurry-scurry confused, disorderly rushing about. [4 definitions]
hurry up to go faster.
hurt to cause physical damage, pain, or impairment to. [8 definitions]
hurtful causing physical or emotional pain or suffering.
hurtle to speed violently and often noisily. [2 definitions]
hurtless combined form of hurt.