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  1. hounds

    A hound is a type of dog that assists hunters by tracking or chasing the animal being hunted.


  1. Hounds

    Hounds are the name given to several groups of mutant characters from Marvel Comics. This term usually refers to those who track or hunt down mutants while serving a higher authority.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. hounds

    Those projections at the mast-head serving as supports for the trestle-trees of large and rigging of smaller masts to rest upon. With lower masts they are termed cheeks.

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  1. hounds

    Are pieces of wood used in the construction of limbers for gun-carriages to connect the splinter-bar with the axle.

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  1. Hudson

  2. unshod

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hounds in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hounds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of hounds in a Sentence

  1. Proverb:

    Hares are caught with hounds, fools with praise, and women with gold.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Think Big, in truth I am dazzled as much by my own creations as are the tourists and glamour hounds that flock to Trump Tower, The Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, 40 Wall Street or any of my own properties.

  3. Detective Kevin Becker:

    This is just ridiculous... publicity hounds, it is just silly.

  4. Desiderius Erasmus:

    They take unbelievable pleasure in the hideous blast of the hunting horn and baying of the hounds. Dogs dung smells sweet as cinnamon to them.

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  • свора гончихRussian
  • หมาล่าเนื้อThai

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    (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
    A contagious
    B incumbent
    C ultimo
    D adscripted

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