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Thank you, Glitch, our lanky old hound from New Orleans, for knowing the right moment to put your head on my angsting husband’s knee.

I’m crazy about my hound dog, and we’ve suddenly been given this singular time to go through every moment of his old age together.

My partner and I first began searching for unpopular trails a few years ago in Connecticut when we got a high-energy rescue hound who needed a lot of off-leash exercise.

Even if you’re more powder hound than ski racer, a little expert help can identify bad habits and make you a safer, more solid skier.

Now critics have lit their torches and unleashed the hounds.

The Hound is begging her to kill him, but she won't grant him his last wish.

Sandor “The Hound” Clegane was left to die of a ferocious ass-whooping.

In the end, the joke was on both of them: Brienne lost track of Arya and The Hound was “killed by a woman.”

But The Hound is just hungry, and no one gets between the scarred warrior and a meal.

At the end of the fourth season premiere, Arya and The Hound stumble upon a tavern in the woods.

He frowned, and bent his head, and his long hair fell over his face, while the poor Stuttgardter sat there like a beaten hound.

Death comes in, the bread at the feast turns black, the hound falls down—and so on.

As they entered, a liver-coloured hound that lay stretched before the fire growled lazily, and showed the whites of his eyes.

Presently he heard the deep baying of the hound, and soon the enemy appeared, under a bright moon.

I called to him loudly, in the vain hope he might look back, as though at a time like this a hound would turn from the trail.


On this page you'll find 129 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hound, such as: beagle, afghan, airedale, basset, canine, and dachshund.

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