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  • as inhunt
  • as inhunting

synonyms for coursing

  • exploration
  • hunting
  • inquiry
  • interrogation
  • investigation
  • probe
  • prosecution
  • pursuit
  • quest
  • race
  • raid
  • following
  • frisking
  • game
  • hounding
  • inquest
  • inquisition
  • meddling
  • prying
  • pursuance
  • pursuing
  • reconnaissance
  • research
  • rummage
  • scrutiny
  • seeking
  • sifting
  • snooping
  • sporting
  • steeplechase
  • study
  • tracing
  • trailing
  • field sport
  • look-see
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How to use coursing in a sentence

Oliver looked up at the windows, with tears of happy expectation coursing down his face.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Peter persisted, his hot breath against her cheek, his blood coursing through his veins in red-hot passion.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
"I just can't stand it for another minute, Bunny," she faltered, real tears coursing down her cheeks.
MRS. RAFFLESJOHN KENDRICK BANGS
The latter looked immovably at the little girl, while tears were coursing down her cheeks.
MAEZLIJOHANNA SPYRI
"They've done it just to irritate me as I'm starting off on my world's tour," he muttered, coursing round the table.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
He then joined the others, and the poor girl was once more coursing over the prairie more rapidly than ever.
WILD WESTERN SCENESJOHN BEAUCHAMP JONES
Both were ardent sportsmen after quails, woodcock, etc., but their love of coursing was extreme.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
He was standing outside the bar room door, big tears silently coursing down his pale and freckled cheeks.
CORPORAL CAMERONRALPH CONNOR
Now he saw some tears slowly coursing down the pale cheeks, and his heart was moved with infinite pity.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD SALEMAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
Look at this picture of coursing, here is another of hawking, and now see these otter hounds.
PEAK'S ISLANDFORD PAUL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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